These words of God are our weapons, and will give us power to take all impure thoughts captive! Matthew 23:8; Matthew 12:50; Hebrews 2:10-18. True contentment of these feelings comes when we are on fire for Jesus, the One who gave His life for us. What leads up to the statement that we take every thought captive is important. By giving true spiritual wisdom, God helps the believer to love his enemy—at the same time he is deconstructing sinful ways of thinking. The Bible tells us to take every thought captive. What Frequency Are You On: The basic premise of the is that like energy attracts like energy. Lies the World Tells You — I must be true to myself.
I have very few bald patches in my garden, and am always happy to add a little more space for additional flowers. Take care of me when I get old; you too will grow old. You attract to yourself those things and circumstances that are in vibrational harmony with your dominant frequency, which is itself determined by your dominant mental attitude, habitual thoughts and beliefs. He viewed his Christian life as a life of spiritual warfare. Remember, that it is of little use to entertain positive thoughts for just a short burst of time each day if you then proceed to think negative or unwanted thoughts for the rest of the day. She also had some other bad things happen to her, which was caused by others.
The battle for the hearts and minds of men will be won on the battlefield of ideas. . Your one-off, passing thoughts do not have the same creative power as your habitual thoughts and beliefs. Thought power is the key to creating your reality. Because there are people out there who do love you, and would never hurt you.
Once you truly understand that your mind is one with the Single Source of All Power and that this power is within you, you will have found the only true source of infinite power for which nothing is impossible and impossible is nothing. At Philippi the apostle was evil entreated, and saw little fruit of his labour; yet he remembers Philippi with joy. She was hyper-focused about nearly everything regarding herself. No is a self-loving self-respecting responsible mature and often times kind word. The Devil tried to knock them off, and he succeeded to a degree, and he and his minions seek to circumvent the work of God in your life too. We often feel that their reaction is our responsibility. For instance, if you think to yourself I'm not good enough, I will never succeed, mentally replace that thought with I am good enough and success comes to me easily.
Being a Christian in the world means not doing battle the way the world does battle. Why does God not stop the pain? The work of grace will never be perfected till the day of Jesus Christ, the day of his appearance. I think this quote is saying they are thinking about them a lot. Her battles go much deeper than the things done to her. The last thing I want to worry about in the morning before I leave for work is lunch, so I make sure to always have something ready. Our weapons in the spiritual battle are not carnal but mighty through God. But it can become harmful to us when we feel guilty saying no.
Tame Your Dominant Thoughts and Your Random Thoughts Will Follow Suit: It is estimated that the average person has between 12,000 and 70,000 thoughts a day. Paul called what I am describing spiritual warfare in. Yet the person cannot understand the difference. You are called to be content as you learn how to be sufficient through Christ rather than your personal preferences or what may even be good desires. You have only restored the teak's natural oil at this point but haven't protected it from further damage.
Mindless Christianity will be heartless Christianity. Lies the World Tells You — You must be true to yourself. It converts your thought power into mental images, which are in turn manifested in the physical realm. Your newly cleaned teak needs a few days of drying time so that the oil you will put on in the next step can fully saturate deep into the wood's pores. Without question, there are many human thoughts that need to be taken captive. These weapons of warfare are the divinely empowered truths of the gospel.
People are dear to their ministers, when they receive benefit by their ministry. We destroy arguments and every lofty opinion raised against the knowledge of God, and take every thought captive to obey Christ. These are not hard or difficult or time-consuming, but by doing these three things almost every single night before bed, I set myself up for success every morning when I get up. Wherefore I also, after I heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus, and love unto all the saints, … We give thanks to God and the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, praying always for you, … We give thanks to God always for you all, making mention of you in our prayers; … remembrance. You can also use the cancel, cancel technique made famous by the Silva Method. Taking every evil argument captive and making it bow to the name of Jesus was an illusionary, theological pipe dream. Every time I think of you, I give thanks to my God.
Why is thinking, but not obsessing about someone important? Store: Going from Los Angeles to Seattle I completely failed to do this step last winter so I thought I would throw it in. You are not a sideline reporter, but an active participant. Are you aware of the quantity of thoughts that pass through your mind every day and every hour? I thank my God in all my remembrance of you, I thank my God every time I remember you. Never say: I cannot bear to watch or Let it happen in my absence. As you do, you will find your random thoughts themselves becoming more positive and more deliberate.
I can do what I want, and God will forgive me. Either way, whether from you or another person, any false argument launched against yourself can turn into a stronghold in your mind that could be spiritually debilitating. It is also essential you surround yourself with people who can help you in this battle for your mind. To change your circumstances and attract to yourself that which you choose, you must learn to programme and re-programme your subconscious mind. Everything is easier for me if you are there, even my death. Her fear ensnared her to a life of bondage, as manifested through people-pleasing, peer-pressure, and worry and anxiety. One of the tricks of the evil ones is to disorient and deceive.