A stronghold is an Old Testament concept of a fortress, a place that is difficult to penetrate, often because it’s elevated and can be strongly defended. Notice that Paul says we have spiritual weapons, such as prayer and God’s Word, which have divine power, able to destroy a stronghold, a faulty belief; something we’ve thought for so long, but Paul says we need to take every thought captive for Christ.
Our struggle with shame is the result of a hell-based narrative about us. The LIE is natural to feel, yet demonic in its origin. The LIE is personalized to your unique story and becomes entrenched into our thinking and feeling. #Heverisms #you’re not who you think you are.
“The story of your life is the story of the long and brutal assault on your heart by the one who knows what you could be and fears it.” John Eldredge
#3—How do we Fight? We Study the Bible—a Love Story, a Battle Plan, a Toolbox