Welcome to the Weekly Digest!
Next week we begin a new series in the book of Jonah. Read Jonah 1:1-3 in preparation for next week's teaching.
* A quick note on journaling: the most important step to forming this discipline in your life is to write anything and write often. Journaling is an incredible way to slow down, digest the content of a text, let your brain internalize thoughts that may come up, and keep a record for future reflection on what God was speaking to you during your reading. Journaling can take many forms such as written prayers, bullet points, stream of consciousness, or even poetry. Try some different methods and find the one that works best for you.
Journal Prompts / Discussion Questions from Today's Teaching
When it comes to spiritual warfare and the devil, there can be a lot of different emotions and thoughts that come to mind. What are some of the main "narratives" you think of when it comes to this subject?
The Apostle Paul calls followers to Christ to take a stand over four times in this passage. This is not to be overlooked. During our illustration of what our "stance" in life should look like. What has been your "posture" so far in your journey of becoming and belonging.
The Belt of Truth and the Sword of the Spirit are two pieces of armor that are essential to put on in our battle against the schemes of the enemy. How do these apply against the Devil's schemes?
Resources: Live no lies - John Mark Comer; Winning the war in your mind by Craig Groeschel. Our Fight series in message archives -hopeinanderson.com/fight
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