Fight Night Advice

Galatians 5:16-21

 

As Christians, we are involved in a bare knuckle, knock down and drag out fight everyday and we do not have a chance to win without the Holy Spirit. 

Reference Scriptures:  Galatians 2:20 - I have been crucified with Christ - Christ lives in me. 

Zechariah 4:6 - Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit says the Lord of hosts. 

 

Spiritual Warfare Series - Let's Rumble

Ephesians 6:10-17

A rumble is a fight or brawl, often between two street gangs, and back in the 1950's involved switch blade knives.  Today, as we continue talking about our ongoing brawl with Satan, I want to demonstrate our need to bring a blade to this fight.  Let's rumble...

Spiritual Warfare Series - Spiritual Defense Initiative

Ephesians 6:10-16

In 1983, President Reagan made his famous "Star Wars" speech, in which he introduced the idea of a Strategic Defense Initiative.  This was a missile defense system designed to "shield" us from incoming nuclear missiles.  Today, I want to talk about our Spiritual Defense Initiative.

We are to take up the shield of faith.

Faith is essential to spiritual warfare and the key to victorious Christian living.  I John 5:4-5
    Faith is an action response to a revealed truth.

Faith is only as good as the object of our faith.

Beware of these "termites" to our faith.  Hebrews 11:1, I Peter 4:12-13
1.   Emotions
2.  Intellect
3.  Empiricism - Biblical faith transcends the senses