Faith Fighters


A Necessary Pain

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β€œFight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto thou art also called, and hast professed a good profession before many witnesses.” 1 Timothy 6:12

It takes more than determination, strength, and fortitude to fight this good fight of faith. I pondered, why would a faith fight require more of us than a natural fight? The Holy Ghost advised that in a natural bout the fighter must be confident in their own ability to defeat the opponent. Contrarily, in spiritual battles, the incumbent must believe on their invisible, All-knowing, All-powerful, Source of strength in the fight. We lose battles not because our enemy is so great, but because we underestimate, underutilize, and disregard the Supreme Authority of the God we serve. The faith fight requires belief amid heavy, sweltering blows aimed to kill. The persuaded fighter must see their opponent, the gainsayers, the odds, and determine to…

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