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SPIRITUAL WARFARE

Scripture makes it clear there is a battle occurring between light and darkness in which we are engaged. We are told of unseen enemies, instructed on the weapons of our warfare, called to resist, stand firm, pull down strongholds and charge the gates of hell. The challenge, however, is that spiritual warfare usually does not seem spiritual at all. It disguises itself as “bad luck” or “just having a rough day” or “personality clashes”. Camouflage is a common battlefield tactic, and our spiritual enemies use it handily. We sometimes blame circumstances or people for our troubles when in fact, our fight is much more sinister than what can be seen. Yet we are “more than conquerors” because of God’s Love and Promises. LORD of Hosts, grant me this day good discernment and Your power to overcome. 

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