The Christian’s Call to Persist in Faith 3

The Christian’s Call to Persist in Faith

Like the analogy of the soldier, Paul draws on the imagery of an athlete numerous times in the New Testament. Our performance is measured solely by the standard of God’s grace, delivered to us by faith in His Son. As Christians we understand the rules have been laid out for us in God’s word, we have sworn our oath of allegiance to Christ, and we go for “gold” or die trying.

The Singular Focus of the Christian Soldier 4

The Singular Focus of the Christian Soldier

The Singular Focus of the Christian Soldier Article by Dennis Call The rain fell for eleven consecutive days.  Persistent.  We ate, slept, and trained in the rain.  Our food, blankets, and gear were saturated adding to the weight we bore daily.  The environment, miserable.  We suffered alongside each other, students and cadre alike.  Ranger school …

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