255. Times of Refreshing

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Mike Parsons with Jeremy Westcott –  Blameless Innocence Let’s celebrate God! He lavished every blessing heaven has upon us in Christ! He associated us in Christ before the fall of the world! Jesus is God’s mind made up about us! He always…

Apostolic Warfare…

Young and old apostles alike, fathers and sons, before you leave 2018, I would encourage you to study and observe I. TIM. 1:18:

“This charge I commit to you, son Timothy, according to the prophecies previously made concerning you, THAT BY THEM YOU MAY WAGE THE GOOD WARFARE, Greek strateia- “military service” i.e. (fig.) The apostolic career (as one of hardship and danger);

▪to serve in a military campaign; to execute the apostolate (with its arduous duties and functions), to contend with carnal inclinations; a soldier, ( go to) war-fare…

☆”strateia”is a root word from where we get our English word strategy- “strategos” which means “a general…”

▪a plan of action or policy designed to achieve a major or overall aim;
▪the art of planning and directing overall military operations and movements in a war or battle.
▪a plan for military operations and movements during a war or battle…

J.B.