Grow2serve partner, Center for Intercultural Training (CIT), exists to glorify God by preparing and equipping cross-cultural workers with the missiological, biblical, and personal tools needed for strategic and effective cross-cultural ministry. Ministries include CIT Residential, CIT Next and CIT Global.
Spiritual Warfare – the Super and the Natural gives you tools for faithful participation in spiritual battle. This article is one element from the CIT Next online course Spiritual Warfare. The epistle to the Ephesians is full of examples, admonishment and encouragement directly related to spiritual warfare. In his concluding words, Paul provides an extensive concluding and unifying metaphor of weapons of spiritual warfare, the armor of God, where he sums up the spiritual warfare truths that have been shared throughout the book.
The Christian life is a wartime life. Spiritual battles are waged every day, all around us, whether we live and minister in the land of our birth or in a new place that is unfamiliar and disorienting. As you venture into your new place, the reality of this war often becomes more evident. Now that you see it, will you take up your part in the battle and serve as faithfully and bravely as you can?