Job 1:1-9 It’s one of the enemy’s favorite lies. It goes something like this: You should really just give up. Really you should just quit. It’s too late. Why are you even trying? Just be done. In some ways every lie the enemy tells has this as the motivation. You don’t have what it takes, […]
The lies we believe and the truth that sets us free
2 Corinthians 10:3-5 one of the enemy’s favorite lies to tell “You’ll never change.” “You can never change. This part of your heart over here, it’s mine. This stronghold that I’ve built in your life, it’s never coming down. You are who you are. You’re not going to change. You’ll always struggle with this. You’ll always […]
Philippians 3:4-6, 4:13 Your spiritual enemy is going to try to use this to beat you down and talk you out of doing what God wants you to do. When we believe the lie “You don’t have what it takes”, then we fall into two traps: performance or comparison.
The enemy has written a script that says, “you can do it yourself, you don’t need any help” or “I got this”. We are taught this script early and often. Even our toddlers blurt out, “I can do it by myself!” We learn the truth and how God uses community to help us navigate life.