Sermons on Spiritual Warfare
No follower of Jesus can be healthy in his or her walk with God without a healthy connection to the local church.
The very same hardships that God designs to grow our faith can also destroy our faith when we grow frustrated. Frustration places us in great spiritual danger because it destroys our faith in God and tempts us into unbelief. But our unbelief dishonors God and disconnects us from His divine blessing.
When faced with the holiness of God our sinful minds can lure us into self-righteousness, believing that God needs our help to accomplish His plans and will upon the earth.
In this message, Pastor Ritch teaches that the love of God never abandons, leaves or fails His children. This love of Christ does not spare believers from experiencing severe hardships in this world, but it does make certain their eternal joy in God.
Every authentic Christian engages in a spiritual fight with the Devil everyday. We cannot enter the day thinking, “Today is a day of peace”. We do not have to look for the fight; the evil one comes to us and engages us in it. An article for the San Francisco Chronicle, Herb Caen writes, “Every morning in Africa a gazelle wakes up. It knows that it must run faster than the fastest lion or it will be killed. Every morning…