"And take the helmet of
and the sword of the Spirit,
which is the word of God."
Our Bible is Our Weapon
watched an interesting program on the History Channel
so long ago about the U.S. Army
assigning their new recruits a rifle, which they each
throughout their training.
rifle was called their "piece" and it became a part of
recruit handled the "piece" continually,
disassembling and reassembling it.
cleaned it and maintained it.
carried it 12 hours a day.
Through rivers and streams, they may have gotten
heads wet, but their "piece" stayed dry.
months after being issued their "piece"
soldiers know every inch of it.
could break it down and reassemble it in just seconds,
and weapon had become a synchronized and
deadly efficient fighting machine.
in looking into Spiritual warfare,
effectiveness of any weapon is directly proportionate
the efficiency of the one operating it.
Spiritual warrior's proficiency with their basic
should be no less remarkable.
quite sadly, if believers had to rely on their own
familiarity in life and death situations,
majority would helplessly perish.
"For the word of God
is quick, and powerful,
and sharper than any
piercing even to the
dividing asunder of soul and spirit,
and of the joints and
and is a
discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart."
"Lord Dictated Them"