More Than Conquerors

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Takeaways when you listen to Doug Wilson talk about the world…

 

There was a Marine Corps officer in the middle of a war. He and his men were completely surrounded by the enemy. There was no escape. How did he respond? “They are in front of us, behind us, and we are flanked on both sides by an enemy that outnumbers us 29:1. They can’t get away from us now!”

 

When the Israelites saw Goliath, they thought, “He’s too big to beat!”

When David saw Goliath, he thought, “He’s too big to miss!”

 

When Ridley and Latimer were tied at the stake to burn, they said, more or less, “We’ve got them now!”

 

How do Christians conquer? Without a single battalion or division. With the Word and prayer.

 

So drink a cup of coffee this morning. Read your Bible and pray. Go beat the enemy. And have a beer tonight.

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