Tag: Warrior

Lessons from Joshua’s Final Addresses to Israel

Lessons from Joshua’s Final Addresses to Israel

As one of the most renown and successful men in the Old Testament, Joshua stands out as a God-fearing leader.  His exploits are well-known, assuming command from Moses, conquering the promised land for the nation of Israel, and delivering upon the richness of God's promises made to Abraham so many years before.  His words and … Continue reading Lessons from Joshua’s Final Addresses to Israel

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Holes in the Formation

Holes in the Formation

An Army Ranger knows to show up at the “right place,” at the “right time,” and in the “right uniform.”  As a highly-trained elite warrior, he pays attention to the smallest details; each and every one of them.  Though he has executed hundreds of missions just like this one, he prepares still for the one … Continue reading Holes in the Formation

Daniel 10:  Insight into a great spiritual war

Daniel 10: Insight into a great spiritual war

Do you trust only what you can see?  There's a great spiritual battle raging around us, generally invisible to our eyes and intangible to our hands, but real nonetheless. The forces of evil are fighting every second of every day to devour us.  But take heart.  Do not be afraid, as we're so often told … Continue reading Daniel 10: Insight into a great spiritual war

Pressfield, “Gates of Fire”

 “One night I dreamt I marched within the phalanx.  We were advancing across a plain to meet the foe.  Terror froze my heart.  My fellow warriors strode all around me, in front, behind, to all sides.  They were all me.  Myself old, myself young.  I became even more terrified, as if I were coming apart … Continue reading Pressfield, “Gates of Fire”