Choose Your Battles Wisely

Choose Your Battles Wisely

For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.” Ephesians‬ ‭6:12‬ ‭NIV‬‬

This week I made the mistake of trying to take a knife to a gunfight.

The Lord had to remind me of the unseen spiritual battle we are engaged in as we live with addiction or other strongholds in our families. We fight and plead and beg and threaten as we try to fight this very spiritual battle with physical weapons.

I heard him say this morning, “this one only comes out with prayer and fasting.”

“Which one, God?”

“The one that is waging war against your soul, robbing you of your peace, possessing your thought life and, worst of all, separating you from me and the sweet communion I long to have with you.”

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