You need to realize living your life your own way never works. It only works God’s way!
Not only are we called to be missionaries-we are called to be warriors.
Navy Seals have a motto: The only easy day was yesterday.
It means that our battle is not getting any easier.
Another Rule-Training is not always easy. Stick it out or throw in the towel.
For we wrestle or battle not against flesh and blood
Our battle is against the spiritual forces of this world.
Training is mandatory! The Bible is our manual. Proverbs 3:5-6.
Living the Christian life is not a bed of roses. It is not for WIMPS.
Jesus said we would be persecuted because of Him.
Gladiator: Maximus before he goes into battle says,”What you do on earth will ring into eternity!”
Then he charges into battle.
What did you do here that matters?
Learn how to fight.
Breastplate of Righteousness – lifestyle
Shield of Faith – Belief and trust in God to do what He says He will do
God will never do anything contrary to His Word.
Sword-The Bible learn your weapon.
A soldier that does not know his weapon is ineffective and might as well be dead.
Paul describes the armor we have as that of a Roman soldier.
There is no protection for the back because Roman soldiers did not run from a battle.
A warrior’s heart knows no age.
War is not a respecter of persons.
Jonathan and his armor bearer took the fight to the enemy. We have to meet the enemy on their turf – the world.
The world thinks Christians are weak. They are not.
Samson, David, Daniel, Jesus, Beniah
You can be like a Navy Seal for God and help rescue the present generation from death and destruction.