Do you believe spiritual battles are real?
Have you ever stopped to think about it?
The Candid Gals and I have spent a lot of time talking about them over the past few months. Between health issues, and just being overwhelmed with life, we know it’s more than “just life.”
Paul wrote to the Ephesians, “…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.”
I believe that with every fiber of my being.
Especially when I read the Bible. Books like Job. Or Paul’s own thorn in his flesh, which he called a ” messenger of Satan.”
The point is, spiritual warfare is real.Grace and truth for the woman who doesn't feel like a prayer warrior… Click To Tweet
Yet even knowing that spiritual warfare is real… knowing that there are spiritual battles that need to be fought… I don’t always feel like a prayer warrior.
That’s why I wanted to choose to feature Beth’s post this week. Beth shares four simple ways we can be on guard. Ways we can “Battle Strong in Times of Spiritual Warfare.” However, it didn’t feel like something that was overwhelming. It was doable. Even for someone like me who suffers from chronic migraines, has four kids, and doesn’t always remember how old she is.
Any who, I hope you’ll hop over and check it out. You won’t regret it.
Here are the two books I mentioned if you’re interested:
Now For This Week’s Link Up!
Let’s bless and encourage one another in our walk with the Lord…
We hope this link-up will be a source of encouragement each week. If you are a Christian blogger, we invite you to link up and meet new friends within the Christian blogging community. If you’re a reader, we encourage you to visit new bloggers and discover women who love Jesus as much as you do. Whoever you are, we hope you’ll meet Jesus here.
Join us each Friday for the Grace & Truth Link-Up!
1.) Follow your hosts via their blog and/or social media channels. This is not mandatory, but appreciated!
2.) Leave 1-2 of your most recent Christian Living posts. Please do not link DIY, Crafts, Recipes, etc. Links of this kind will be deleted. We also reserve the right to delete posts that don’t align with the theme or that are deemed by the hostesses to be inappropriate.
3.) Visit 1-2 other links and leave a meaningful comment! We want to encourage community, so please don’t link and run!
In order to be featured next week:
4.) Grab a button and/or link back to one of our hosts to encourage new linkers. This is not mandatory to participate, but is required to be featured.
Each host will choose one blog to feature in their Grace & Truth Link-Up post and promote via their social media channels next week.
Grab a Badge & Link Back to this Post
You can download the image below and upload it to your site, or use the html code provided to display the Grace & Truth badge on the sidebar of your blog, at the bottom of your post, or on a “link-ups” page. Again, this isn’t required to link-up, but it is required to be featured.
Now Let’s Link Up!Have you linked up your Christian blog posts with the Grace and Truth link up? I did! Click To Tweet
Let’s Talk About Jesus…
We are putting together an anthology that’s all about putting our faith into words.