“As children of God, we learn we are part of His ‘great plan of happiness’ (Alma 42:8).
“We know that there was a War in Heaven and Lucifer and those who followed him were cast out without bodies:
” ‘Satan, that old serpent, even the devil, . . . rebelled against God, and sought to take the kingdom of our God and his Christ’”
” ‘Wherefore, he maketh war with the saints of God, and encompasseth them round about’ (D&C 76:28-29).
“We were given our agency. We must use it wisely and remain close to the Spirit; otherwise, we foolishly find ourselves yielding to the enticements of the adversary.”