General Meaning: Represents a spirit of fear and spirit of infirmity. Negative: Spiders to most people are not pleasant creatures. If you have a strong fear of spiders, then they would speak of your fears in your dreams. • Generally though, they speak of the work of the enemy. The good news however, is that they are not a strong attack and refer to something that you can easily overcome. • Even though a spider can be deadly, it can also be easily killed. The Word says that we can trample on serpents and scorpions, and the same is true of spiders! • Spiders speak of the work of the enemy. If you have been getting involved in things that you should not be, then seeing a spider in a vision is an indication that Satan has gained access in your life. • It speaks of the things that the enemy would like to poison you with, bringing you pain and discouragement. • In the spirit we often see spiders as spirits of infirmity. This is a good picture, because even in the natural their bite causes pain and sickness. • A Spider’s web speaks of a subtle work of the enemy that is not obvious at first. When we were first starting out the Fivefold Ministry was really new. We faced a lot of opposition! • Often in the spirit we saw this huge spider weaving a web trying to slow us down. The Lord showed us that this was the result of the words of many other ministries speaking against us. • Through these negative words, they were licensing a curse against us and giving the enemy a chance to slow us down. There is no work of the enemy that is stronger than the work of Calvary though. • We stood against those words in the spirit and the fact that you are reading this today is proof that we did indeed overcome. • Isaiah 59:5 They hatch cockatrice’ eggs, and weave the spider’s web: he that eats of their eggs dies, and that which is crushed breaks out into a viper. • See also: Insects, Scorpion.