Battlefields of the Christian Life: The Ears

There is a reason why God gave us two ears. He wants us to listen. Too often we have a tendency to talk more than we listen. As Christians, we need to learn to be good listeners. Satan is constantly putting a bunch of noise and busyness in our lives in order to keep us…

Battlefields of the Christian Life: The Tongue

James 4:1-10 says, “My brethren, be not many masters, knowing that we shall receive the greater condemnation. 2 For in many things we offend all. If any man offend not in word, the same is a perfect man, and able also to bridle the whole body. 3 Behold, we put bits in the horses’ mouths, that they…

Battlefields of the Christian Life: The Eye

The eye can be the most troublesome part of the human body. The eye is the window of the soul. What you look at, what you focus on; is who you become. Many lives have been ruined by a look. Jesus said in Matthew 5:29, “And if thy right eye offend thee, pluck it out,…

Battlefields of the Christian Life: The Mind

One of my favorite games to play is chess. I am certainly no expert, but I love to play the game. It is a game of strategy. It is a game that challenges my mind. The Christian life is similar to a game of chess. You must maneuver through various strategies in order to protect…