Praying the armor of God over your kids

child with armor

Did you know that you have an enemy? No, it’s not the cranky neighbor or the lady that always honks at you in the pickup line. You have an enemy. But you don’t know much about him.  I say “him”, although this enemy isn’t male. Some people call this enemy “the devil” or “Satan”, but in Paul’s letter to the Ephesians, he tells us that our enemy is no cartoon dude with a pitchfork. “Our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.”(Ephesians 6:12, NIV) The spiritual forces of evil. *shiver* While I don’t know exactly what that phrase means, one thing I do know is that the spiritual world touches ours. I’ve experienced enough encounters with God to know that our world goes far beyond the … Read More