"But if an unbeliever or someone who does not understand comes in while everybody is prophesying, he will be convinced by all that he is a sinner and will be judged by all, and the secrets of his heart will be laid bare. So he will fall down and worship God, exclaiming, “God is really among you!”
1 Corinthians 14:24-25
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“…everyone born of God overcomes the world. This is the victory that has overcome the world, even our faith. Who is it that overcomes the world? Only he who believes that Jesus is the Son of God.”
1 John 5:4-5
See the worldly fighters, how they run around the cage waiting for the round to be over. Covering up in their misery,…Continue
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“Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.”
We want to receive mercy when we are stuck in the triangle choke of sin, right? Then let's be merciful to those who have knocked us down during the fight! We want to be forgiven, sometimes of repeated failures inside the cage of life, right? Then let's forgive those who are fighting against us. Trust me; I know…Continue
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“In him we were also chosen, having been predestined according to the plan of him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose of his will, in order that we, who were the first to hope in Christ, might be for the praise of his glory.”
Many fighters inside the cage of life are tapped out simply because they fail to…Continue
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“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”
God promises a championship in Christ. And he promises it to an unlikely team of fighters:
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“Therefore judge nothing before the appointed time; wait till the Lord comes. He will bring to light what is hidden in darkness and will expose the motives of men's hearts. At that time each will receive his praise from God.”
1 Corinthians 4:5
Through Christ, our soul will be raised for eternity. We are champions in Christ. What a…Continue
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“For as high as the heavens are above the earth, so great is his love for those who fear him; as far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us. As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him; for he knows how we are formed, he remembers that we are dust”.
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“Jesus called them together and said, “You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their high officials exercise authority over them. Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be your slave–just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for…Continue
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“I am coming soon. Hold on to what you have, so that no one will take your crown. Him who overcomes I will make a pillar in the temple of my God. Never again will he leave it. I will write on him the name of my God and the name of the city of my God, the new Jerusalem, which is coming down out of heaven from my God; and I will also write on him my new name. He, who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the churches”.
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“Shout and be glad, O Daughter of Zion. For I am coming, and I will live among you,” declares the LORD. “Many nations will be joined with the LORD in that day and will become my people. I will live among you and you will know that the LORD Almighty has sent me to you.
God became an Anointed Fighter. He stepped…Continue
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“But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace–loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere”.
Have you ever been in the heat of battle and felt peace? Have you ever been faced with a situation that would normally make you turn and run but for some reason you…Continue
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“May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by his grace gave us eternal encouragement and good hope, encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good deed and word”.
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Show me a fighter with a bad attitude and I will show you a fighter with more losses inside the cage of life than…Continue
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“The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God's children. Now if we are children, then we are heirs–heirs of God and co–heirs with Christ, if indeed we share in his sufferings in order
that we may also share in his glory”.
When we walk off the street and enter God’s gym, God not only knocks out…Continue
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“When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, he had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. So he began teaching them many things”.
When Jesus is walking back to the locker room after a long fight with the powers of darkness, the crowd stops him. Keep in mind, he has just been through a…Continue
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“Yet, O LORD, you are our Father. We are the clay, you are the potter; we are all the work of your hand”.
God wants to give you the heart of a champion and teach you to “fight the good fight of the faith” with the power of Christ within. Isn’t that awesome? You aren’t stuck with today’s faulty fighting…Continue
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“The wolf will live with the lamb, the leopard will lie down with the goat, the calf and the lion and the yearling together; and a little child will lead them”.
Can you imagine a championship without sin? Have you been punched or kicked emotionally because of sin lately?
At the very least, you’ve…Continue
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“Sow for yourselves righteousness, reap the fruit of unfailing love, and break up your unplowed ground; for it is time to seek the LORD, until he comes and showers righteousness on you”.
Want to build a champion? Whisper words of encouragement in a fighters ear in between rounds of the good fight. Follow up with…Continue
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“When the perishable has been clothed with the imperishable and the mortal with immortality, then the saying that is written will come true: “Death has been swallowed up in victory.” “Where, O death is your victory? Where, O death is your sting?”
1 Corinthians 15:54-55
Does Jesus care what robe we wear when walking to the cage of…Continue
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“And will not God bring about justice for his chosen ones, who cry out to him day and night? Will he keep putting them off? I tell you, he will see that they get justice, and quickly. However, when the Son of Man comes, will he find faith on the earth?”
Why does God wait until we are knocked down in the third round by…Continue
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“Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows”.
Ever feel alone in the cage of life? It is time to get off the mat, brush yourself off and take notice of all that God has given you.
You have the best training…Continue
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