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 Final - Deployment Day

Ephesians 6:10-20

Military families undergo a lot of preparation for deployment day, both for the mission and for the anticipated changes to family life.  We have been studying about putting on the armor of God, and today's message explains that we are now at our deployment day.   This is our final message in the Spiritual Warfare series - Prayer. 

* Prayer is a vital part of spiritual warfare. 
     Prayer is how we stay in contact with our commanding officer.
     Prayer should be a first response, not our last resort. 
     Prayer is vitally important for spiritual warfare. 
     Prayer is how we understand God and how we get to know God.
     Prayer aligns our desires with God's desires
             Add'l references:  Psalm 37:4 and Psalm 34:3

*  If God is sovereign, why pray?

*  Praying with power
            Add'l references:  I John 5:14-15 and Colossians 1:9-11

Thinking you are too busy to pray?               We are too busy not to pray!

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...