It is written: “above all, taking the shield of faith with which you will be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked one.” (Ephesians 6:16) Understanding the nature of the Roman shield in this passage will help us to understand one of the most common and effective attacks of the enemy against... Continue Reading →
The Spiritual War-Footwear For Spiritual Combat
It is written: “and having shod your feet with the preparation of the gospel of peace...”. (Ephesians 6:15) The Roman soldier sometimes had to fight in terrible conditions. Uneven terrain, badly cared-for roadways, and unpredictable weather could be the Roman soldier’s formula for defeat and death. Often in this life, we find ourselves on uncertain... Continue Reading →
Aliens: From Outer Space Or Hell?
Many of the people that I work with in the Hazard area have had experiences with "alien" encounters. Oh, I am not just talking about strange sightings in the night skies (although there have been many of these). I am talking about people that I have worked with who have told me about encounters with... Continue Reading →
The Bible teaches us that Satan and his forces are always at work, attempting to lead people into sin and rebellion against God. This is especially made clear in James' discussion about the cycle of sin. While many people might attempt to blame their evil desires on God, James shows us the danger of this... Continue Reading →