For though we walk in the flesh, we are not waging war according to the flesh. 2 Corinthians 10:3
I must remember this.
I am in a battle. And the closer I get to the front lines, the more dangerous the fight.
For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh... 2 Corinthians 10:4a
Warfare: (strateia) military service. figuratively the apostolic career, as one of hardship or danger.
Have you ever thought of yourself as a soldier? You are.
Your apostolic career...to fight in the army of God.
For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds. 2 Corinthians 10:4b
And God trains his soldiers well. He equips us with divine power to destroy our enemy.
You'll love this... God's Word destroys the enemy, right?
The word for destroy in the Greek translates as demolition.
In the spiritual realm, we have the power to do this to the enemy:
I don't know about you, but I find this extremely encouraging.
Have an awesome and empowered day.