I wrote this sometime late last year. Enjoy!
Sometimes I will tell someone
That I will not allow any harm to come to them.
I love them, I know me, I mean it.
And I’m laughed off or scoffed at.
I don’t fit their mental description of warrior or soldier.
I’m short, or small bodied, or a girl or untrained for the battlefield, I’m not this, I’m not that, unqualified in their eyes, or whatever…
We war not against flesh and blood but against principalities and powers of darkness and heavenly places. If we are the arrows of His quiver, a soldier under the command of the Lord of hosts, won’t He will teach our hands to wage war for the specific battle at hand?
Some enemies are allergic to a smile, some are allergic to praise, others are vanquished by God’s word, some are allergic to songs and others are powerless in Godly counsel… The list of potential five stones is endless.
War doesn’t always require fists, punches, gun fire, tear gas, bows and arrows or heavily built muscles. They are necessary at times but are not the source of victory.
A simple handshake, a kind word, a helping hand, a loving pat…
Holy Spirit inspired actions are fatal to the enemy. They are weapons used to take by force and break shackles off a slave.
Heavenly weapons of war are mysterious, battles that belong to God are fun to be part of!
Freedom and victory achieved by the guidance of the Holy Spirit is far more satisfying and encouraging than that received by own power and might.
Power and might has short lived victories that only bring strife and fear.
Victory by the hand of God brings eternal righteousness, peace and joy that is God maintained.
Demons with their bloodshot eyes and pitchforks may try do defy the armies of the Most High God, but will be scattered in seven different directions,
for our love for God and one another is,