THE MIND - The Arena of Faith
Armor of the Word
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge. – Hosea 4:6
Therefore my people have gone into captivity, because they have no knowledge. – Isaiah 5:13
It has been said that it is a terrible thing to waste a mind, and yet Christians everywhere allow Satan to ravage their minds with complete deceptions. Those deceptions come in the form of thoughts, ideas and suggestions, each of which would easily wither away if properly exposed to the light of God’s Word.
But therein lies the problem: many Christians lack even a basic understanding of how to guard their minds with the armor of the Word, so they become victims, led astray by their mortal enemy. As Apostle Frederick K.C. Price notes, “The person who lacks Bible knowledge is like a man on a battlefield without armor. He’s an easy target.”
In this startlingly revelatory book, Apostle Price lists several principles that every Christian needs to know and understand. Among these are:
- Thoughts always precede actions.
Knowledge and its proper use wins battles.
Ignorance and victory are impossible roommates.
Every thought has a life-and-death component attached to it.
- And others . . .