Tag: Sin

Demolishing Enemy Strong Holds

Ron Graham 90x115 by Ron Graham

“For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds” 2 Corinthians 10:4. Speak with a military officer regarding an enemy and you’ll find that they fear enemy strong holds the most because once established, they are increasingly difficult to infiltrate or demolish. Afghanistan is a perfect example of military might being put to shame by enemy strong holds. And ignoring them won’t do. They must be quickly and decidedly dealt with. Disregarding an enemy only embeds that enemy’s determination and strengthens his resolve. People have been ignoring this enemy for thousands of years now, and he is just about to unleash the full brunt of his minions of evil on an unsuspecting, foolishly ignorant, and very complacent world.

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God’s answers to our excuses

Greg Laurie 90x115 by Greg Laurie

The best definition I have ever heard for the word “excuse” is, “The skin of a reason stuffed with a lie.” Nothing more than a fancy lie, an excuse is something we offer when we don’t want to do something, not because we can’t do something.

Moses offered up excuse after excuse when it came to God’s plan for his life. He didn’t feel like he was up to it. So he bombarded God with a series of excuses as to why he would not be useful to him.

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