The Sword of the Spirit in Memory

Tena Marchand

The Sword of the Spirit demonstrates an easy methodology for memorizing scripture whereas enabling a deeper understanding of His Phrase. It should change you. You’ll set up a safe and strong basis in Christ. You’ll turn out to be spiritually stronger as you face completely different challenges all through life in your stroll with the Lord. You may be let loose from long-term sin, habits, and attitudes which have weighed you down and affected your total Christian expertise. You’ll develop a brand new mind-set and uncover that outdated methods have gotten a factor of the previous. You’ll expertise victory reasonably than defeat. You’ll transfer on to maturity extra simply. A twenty-year-old has reached maturity, however is just not as mature as his father. The younger grownup shouldn’t be pondering or performing like a baby that’s 5, ten, or 13 years outdated. Nothing of these ages ought to affect his maturity stage, or he could have issue making it in life—and he’ll know stress very effectively. The identical applies to us as Christians if we’re not actively forsaking outdated methods and growing new methods. Matters embrace forgiveness, prayer, religion, resisting temptation, freedom from sin habits, peace, dealing with trials, renewing your thoughts, going ahead, and permitting God to dwell via you—simply to call a number of of the very fundamental necessities for a strong platform in Christ. These scriptures will set you free from pointless burdens of self that hinder your transferring ahead in victory. As you memorize and meditate on these scriptures, you may be let loose from years of emotional baggage that information your emotions, ideas, reactions, and choices. You’re renewing your thoughts and being reworked. It’s what takes place in you by the working of the Holy Spirit, God Himself, as you memorize His Phrase—a real “new you”! Memorizing the Bible is such a frightening job, that many individuals relegate it to the extraordinarily religious and lose all hope of ever making use of this glorious software to their very own life. I so recognize the humility and knowledge of Tena Marchand and this superb software for the believer. Undoubtedly, these ideas and devotionals will enable you to accomplish this glorious facet of our religion. David had a revelation of this reality when he wrote, “I’ve saved up Your phrase in my coronary heart, that I won’t sin in opposition to You” (Psalms 119:11). Be blessed. Jonathan Stockstill, Lead Pastor of Bethany Church