Fear, along with intimidation, is one of the greatest weapons used to get someone to do what you want them to do. It has been used successfully in wars and in abusive relationships…
“and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace.” (Ephesians 6:15) We know that wearing the shoes of the gospel of peace is for our benefit of having peace in troubling times. But what about the troubling times with others that we can sometimes get drawn into?
But you, when you pray, go into your room, and when you have shut your door, pray to your Father who is in the secret place; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you openly. (Matthew 6:6) There comes a time when soldiers go to battle, but before they do, they train
And take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God; (Ephesians 6:17) I hate wearing any kind of hats. I always think “my hair looks bad enough as it is, a hat will make it look worse!” Helmets are even worse! Plus they aren’t really comfortable, but