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-Fierce Warriors in the Hands of God!

Posted by Scott on January 5, 2008

“Like arrows in the hand of a warrior, so are the children of one’s youth”
–Psalm 127:4

You may be thinking right now that I am crazy for using Spartan Warrior within Christianity, but read the entire piece before passing judgment.  Spartan Warriors were fierce fighters.  They would fight to the death for their family, king, and kingdom.  They were ruthless and unconventional in their process and training.  However, my research on Spartan Warriors turned up better qualities for these fighters that many of us as Christian men need to pay attention to. These warriors were trained from the very young age of 7 to be fierce in battle.  The meaning of Spartan is to be “totally devoted to one cause, self-deprived or stripped down to nothing, but the bare essentials, undoubting and courageous”.  They were trained to give their lives without hesitation.  These warriors did not think anything about danger and always expected to win or die trying to win.  These were dreaded men in battle. 

 Gentlemen, I am here to inform you that if you did not know this before now, we are in the battle of our lives and the lives of our families…time to wake-up!  I am afraid that unless we as Christian fathers do not began to train our young men to be like these Spartan Warriors, the future looks very dim.  We need to be training up our boys to be fierce when in battle and this battle takes place daily.  Young men that will not back down from authority that makes rulings in direct conflict with the scriptures.  We need young men that do not mind being ridiculed when they stand up for the under-dog or under-privileged or as they share the gospel to a neighbor or friend.  In some cases this may mean taking up arms to defend our nation and our families from the enemies abroad or even within our midst.  On a daily basis, we need to equip these young fighters with the Truth of God’s Holy Word above all else… God’s Holy Word is not found in the Koran! 

Within the pages of the Bible are many fierce warriors who fought bravely like King David as one example.  The Lord helped him fight with full control of himself and bravely.  David fought mightily with the hand of God on his life…”And David became greater and greater, for the Lord God of hosts was with him.”  2 Samuel 5:10 (NAS)  He as a warrior for the Kingdom of God and Spartan Warriors in ancient Greece were courageous and self-sacrificing.  The crusade I am speaking of today is for the minds and hearts of our young people.  Many Christians have already given up this crusade long ago and have decided to just blend in with the rest of the world in order to have peace.  They may go to church and bible study, but nothing  is different in their lives or the lives of their kids.  We have bought into the society belief that we can be immersed in the life style of the world and still maintain an effective evangelical witness. 

 Titus 2:12(NIV) says, “It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age…”  In John 15:9(NIV)  it states, “If you belonged to the world, it would love you as its own. As it is, you do not belong to the world, but I have chosen you out of the world. That is why the world hates you.”   

Just hoping our kids will turn out alright is not the answer.  Our adversary, Satan, would like nothing else than for parents to take this approach.  Of course by the grace of God some do turn out alright and frankly that is how we all turn out alright. However, these kids are placed in our hands for a short time for training and preparation for the future and we do not want to let them down if at all possible.  The battle for the heart and mind of our children today include homosexuality, pornography, drunkenness, illegal drug usage, over eating, moral relativism, unfaithfulness, theft, lying, and so on.  This corruptness is being taught in nearly every public forum and institution in America as being “right”.  Our children are being taught that there is no sin and there is no right or wrong.  Their cry is that we all need to be more tolerant of each other.  They are taught that Adam can marry Robert and Eve can marry Laura and it is “ok”.  The truth is that homosexuality is sin and it is not “ok”.  This sin is as forgivable as over eating, as is drunkenness and so on. Glory to God that they are forgivable, but I do not want this deviant trash taught to my children and grandchildren as being “ok”.  Pornography is down played as just a natural thing that men and women desire and it is “ok”.  Christian men are not immune to this.  Men it is not “ok” even in the privacy of your own home.  What we put in our minds has a direct impact on what comes out of our life each day.  Much of the violence against women today stems from pornography.  If this kind of trash goes into the mind then I can guarantee you that vile trash will come out in some form of your life.  Drunkenness is very accepted these days as well, although it is nothing new to the ages.  Drunkenness is mind altering and you will do and say things that will not honor God in any way and will bring shame upon your family. 

Psalm 23:33 says about too much wine, “Your eyes will see strange things, and your mind will utter perverse things.” 

God has always spoken out against drunkenness in His Word.  I said here, “drunkenness”, not a glass of wine at dinner…I just wanted to clarify that.  A trendy activity nowadays is to go to church on Sunday and raise your hands and sing in what is perceived to be praising and worshipping God.  Then the rest of the week live as you wish and on the weekend get stumbling drunk with your buddies and come to church on Sunday to be holy again.  Is this truly grace in action?  What a mockery to the glory of Jesus Christ!  Does this show a deep love for our Savior?  Does raising our hands to the “bouncy” music in the churches today that stirs up the emotions really make us spiritual and holy?  I am not attacking praise worship music entirely, but in observing the true impact of this movement that has forgotten the testimony of the hymns of old, I have witnessed people actually growing more vile in their lives rather than a closeness to the Lord as the music stirs up emotions rather than a deep seeded devotion to worshipping Christ in the music and message of the pastor. 

Men, take a hard look into your heart….is that burning desire to know Jesus and love Jesus really there?  What is your reason for going to church or reading your Bible?  Another hot trend within the world today is embracing the Muslim or Hindu or Buddhism religion as another way to heaven…that we should be tolerant.  We are told that there are many ways to God. 

 Matthew 7:13-14 speaks of those broad roads and narrow gates, “Enter by the narrow gate, for the gate is wide, and the way is broad that leads to destruction, and many are those who enter by it.  For the gate is small, and the way is narrow that leads to life, and few are those who find it.” 

We are taught to believe they should have equal access to the minds of our children, our culture, and we should move over for their ways and embrace their teachings.  I will make this statement as clear as I can, men, NO ONE has the right to access the mind and heart of my children other than God Himself.  God gave those children to me and my wife to love, nurture, train and protect.  The liberal left does not have the right to them, the Communist left wingers do not have a right to them, the Muslims, Hindu’s, or Buddhist do not have rights to them, the homosexuals do not have rights to them or the legalist within the church today do not have the rights to them, or any other kind of evil that permeates this dark world we live in today.  If I sound a bit combative in this, I am combative.  This is no powder puff football game we are in, people. 

So, I am declaring today that we must start raising our sons ,as the Spartan Warriors of the 21st century, that will carry on these truths that are in God’s Word and do it unashamedly.  We need a crusade where young men will give their lives so that our future generations can survive without having to bow to the vile images that are so prevalent in our culture today or be subject to the horrific views and taunting by the homosexual leftist agenda.  A desire must exist for young men to train themselves to be satisfied with only the bare essentials as Spartan Warriors were disciplined to be and not raised under pampered lives like so many of the Christian and worldly kids of today.  These young men need training to buffet their bodies and keep their actions under control regarding women, children, money, alcohol, politics, and the things of this world.  Our world is groaning for young men who have a deep seeded desire to glorify the Lord Jesus Christ.

   Can we train up young men that will carry as their motto, “Give me Christ and Christ alone”?  We long for young men who are willing to die for the cause of Christ.  This does not come naturally…it comes as we battle forward immersing ourselves in God’s word and let Him develop in our hearts and minds a “biblical world view”.  God is sovereign!  He has never moved or changed His mind.  He is not surprised by the darkness that envelops the world we live in today.  He created this universe and every living or non-living being in it.  He is not bashful about war, battle, death or even love.  So, our challenge today as fathers of sons is to bring up a new generation of young men that will fit the image of God, like a warrior for truth, justice and become a loving family man.  Steve Farrar put it very plainly with this quote from his book, “Standing Tall”:

“Gentlemen, we are raising our kids in this sewer of moral relativism.

If your kids buy into this philosophy, it will ruin their lives.

Here’s the deal, guys.  Our kids won’t know anything unless they see it in our lives.  Our kids won’t know that there are moral absolutes unless they absolutely see those truths lived out in our lives.”

-Steve Farrar, “Standing Tall” 1994


This is what I am talking about.  The training is about walking and talking God’s truth daily.  It does not mean we are perfect, but that we are able to show our weaknesses as well as our strengths.  We need to show our kids that God creates strength from our weaknesses.  There is a loud voice trying to wake up our countries Christian fathers.  I am afraid though we have ear plugs in or are ignoring this loud call.

“The Christian world is in a deep sleep. 

Nothing but a loud voice can waken them out of it.”

-George Whitefield, 1739


Guys, I cannot tell you what to do or how to raise your kids.  I cannot make you do anything you are not entirely willing to do from your heart.  This is not a legalistic set of rules or point of view even though it is my opinion.  I abhor legalism in all of its form when it comes to the scriptures and the life God would have each of us live.  However, I am simply challenging you to rethink how you are training your children, especially the boys and how you are living as an example for them today.  Is it with sacrifice or from a life of pure luxury?  At the age of 7, are you training warriors to do battle for their future wives, children, countrymen, and ancestry or just over educated athletes in hopes of landing that multi-million dollar contract so they can buy more boats, larger houses, more jewelry and filthier women?  What is their view of supporting the ministries that abound in their area today?  Do they have a worldly view or a biblical world view?  Can you see a servant’s heart or a future adult that will be demanding and hard to live with?  Think about what is important in this life that enhances your eternal life and the eternal life of others.  Out of your actions and training which of those give glory to the Lord?  Does baseball, football, basketball, the finest schools, dances, an exotic vacation, or other activities like these have an eternal purpose?  They could have, but just think for a moment how it is coming across to the kids.  Does giving them every single toy they ask for prepare them for the battles ahead in life?  Does saying yes to their every plea really give them a proper outlook on the future?  Does taking their side in every argument truly help them in preparation for debating the liberal left wing of this world?  Do they see you react to a problem with prayer and digging into your Bible or do they observe you speaking harshly of that person or problem and vow your revenge? 

Men, I am not bringing this message from an attitude of having all the answers or that I always do it right, because that would be a bold face lie.  I battle the same sins and problems you do.  I battle the same pride and ego that every man fights.  But the truth is what it is, guys.  I cannot speak totally from example, but simply from God’s truth.  We need fighters, warriors, kids that grow up knowing the Bible and believing that the Bible is completely true as the inspired word of God and fall in love with their Lord Jesus Christ.  Our world can stand young men that will be devoted to their wives, children, and country and see them as a blessing upon their lives rather than a curse. 

 Today, I encourage you to pray sincerely about all that you have read here.  Reach down deep into the pit of your heart to find that which God placed in your heart years ago.  Lift up your family, co-workers, in-laws, and enemies in prayer.  Dress down spiritually and put it all on the table, guys.  Leave it with the Lord…all of it…the hurt, the pain, the tears, the stress, the financial problems, sexual problems, weaknesses, family problems…all of it.  Leave nothing behind to carry on with you.  Then take a long deep breath and set there for a while in silence to listen to hear if God will speak to you.  It may take Him days, weeks, months or years to speak, but He will speak to you.  See if He speaks, not audibly, but spiritually, through His word, through His people, and through the circumstances.  It is better to not move a muscle until you hear God speak then to do anything that would be in direct disobedience to His calling upon your life. 

“Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, let your mind dwell on these things.

The things you have learned and received and heard and seen in me, practice these things; and the God of peace shall be with you.”    Philippians 4:8-9 (NAS)


Guys think on a few questions this very day:

-Would the Lord have you change anything about your life, the treatment of your wife and children and then the training of your children?

-What change can you make today that would be positively noticeable to your family when you got home from work that would inspire them to want to follow you and serve the Lord more? 

What changes would bring glory to Christ today?

-Do you have a servant’s heart like Christ or is pride and ego in the way?

-Why do you go to church, bible studies, and other “religious” functions?

-What kind of men do you hang around with everyday?

-Most importantly, do you have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ or are you just playing church or religion because it is the cultural thing to do? 

This is serious guys…your life and the lives of our children and grand-children depend on the decisions we make today….tomorrow may be too late.

Scott Bailey 2007 ©  

*Disclaimer:  In no way am I against sports, athletes, vacations, or money.  Joe Lewis, the late great boxer, once said that “no, money isn’t everything, but it sure ranks right up there with air…try to live without for a day.”  Each of us have a God given purpose in life and is according to what God’s desire for our lives are and we should be obedient to Him in that purpose if we want to live a successful life.  That could mean a pro baseball career for example or using your income to provide for families in need that live around you.  So, please reread this with an open heart and mind and look at it from God’s side as to what He might be seeing in us right now.  He wants us to be completely devoted to Him in all things and my heart felt belief is that we have missed this as dads on nearly all accounts…I am as convicted of this in my heart as anyone else. 

May God bless you as you go out each day to provide for your family and as you work hard to make that much needed time to spend with your wife and children.


5 Responses to “-Fierce Warriors in the Hands of God!”

  1. Mike said

    Drunkenness leaches the life out of drunks. Eastern cultures can offer “outs” to high-level life-changing questions that are inappropriate for good, upstanding Western folk. In the end, it is the believer that looses. But what do they loose?

    The opportunity for forgiveness from the true loving lord Jesus or his Father? No.

    No one can loose the love of an all loving God. In the worst of instances man looses the forgiveness of those who should not judge or name him to begin with (his or her friends). I do not mean you, dear publisher. I’m sure you are just and that you leave forgiveness to the Lord God. (although wouldn’t it be fun to pretend you had that power on the internet?!?) <– feel free to edit that part out, I’m kinda being funny… sorta.

    The evil in the world that you describe is irrefutable . Anything that leads the eye away from our Lord Jesus or his Father is Evil by nature, and Nature is fraught with chunks of both Good and Evil. It’s a challenge, don’t deny it. A good challenge, but a challenge all the same. Where to we put our faith, or love, or bodies, our hearts?

    Well, body, soul, and mind is where I draw the lines. On each topic there is good and bad. The be overly complex, that means:

    Good Body
    Bad Body
    Good Soul
    Bad Soul
    Good Mind
    Bad Mind

    That’s a short list, but WOW are there a lot of books out there telling us what is what, right? (I’m not talking about the Pagan histories of the Spartans, but… it IS good book). So what else is there out there besides that history?

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle did a good job of defining a larger portion of my own personal thought process in his internationally famous “Sherlock Holmes” series; specifically, “Silver Blaze”. “The Dog That Did Not Bark” illustrates how the absence of something can signify culpability. The dog didn’t bark the night of the crime, so it must have been someone the dog knew. Etc… blah blah. You know the story. I’m not trying to sound superior, I promise.

    So what do I find absent? (I realize that I said “I” instead of “God” here, but that’s okay because I’d hate to speak for God… that would make the afterlife even more awkward for me.) What I find absent is human understanding of the priority of sin in the eyes of God.

    You made a bold statement in saying that none sin was worse of better than another. I applaud you for that. We all must face our own demons, and bridge our own moats. I just don’t understand why you didn’t include the more prevalent sins in our nation: Pre-Marital Sex, Adultery, or anything in the 10 commandments.

    I’ll admit, and I mean no offense to you, that I am tired or Christians forgetting what the true sins of the world encompass. Homosexuality, drunkenness, and over eating? Not really on the front burner… Those things are mentioned rarely, white other sins are SHOUTED to the multitudes by the voice of the lord.

    Why have you chosen these sins to call out? I’m a Christian who if fairly confused by the sins that seem to make the top page these days. Please tell my what your thought process was when publishing this. I’m not judging… I really need to know.

  2. qbaileys said

    First of all, thanks for reading and commenting. Secondly, these sins were a very small sampling of sins. I cannot mention all the sins nor should I. These you have pulled out and mentioned are on the front burner to families. They are sins no matter how you slice it. To nit-pick on the sins I mentioned is elementary and legalistic. I would hope you can understand what I am talking in this article. Furthermore, the use of Spartan Warrior is not that we as Christians should live like the Spartans did with their pagan ways, however, the majority of those calling themselves Christians do live like pagans with a crooked halo on their heads. My point here is that our families are being attacked by the homosexual movement in a huge way within public schools…this we cannot have. They want it taught as another life style that is “ok”…it is NOT “ok” to live like that, I am sorry, but that is the facts. I have personally witnessed the horrible effects homosexuality has had on families close to me. I do not beat them over the head with a bible nor do I push them away…they are people like anyone else, but in God’s eyes it is sin and I will not water down the scripture for you or anyone else about that. The main reason for bringing this sin up over many others is we as families are directly under attack by the Gay agenda in politics and every other aspect of a families life. If they simply lived that way and were not trying to crame it down my throat as being “ok” I would never have had to mention it.

    Over eatting to point of unhealthiness is also another big attention getter within our families with fast food and such. Drunkness has taken the life of many of my friends and their families, so that I need not explain to you I wouldn’t think. We have a family here close to us right now that the man of the house has $pent his family into foreclosure by his drunkness and he and his wife are both talking about suicide…so do NOT tell me this is not a “front burner” sin. All we can do is share with them hope that is found in Christ Jesus, but many times a drunk will not listen. Drunkness destroys families and households all over the world. If you get drunk this is certainly your business and I will not stand on a corner and shout about it to you, but I do NOT want it glorified to my children on TV, movies, or anywhere else around them.

    My purpose for writing this article months ago was to wake dads up everywhere to the fact if they do not get off the couch or come home for a while to spend with their children we will have a generation in the very near future that will not represent Christ by any means of that word, because they were never taught the difference. It is hard enough now to tell Christians from the rest of the world.

    God is making a strong call now for anyone that is a TRUE Christian, a chosen one or His elect to return to holiness. This holiness calls for love of neighbor, which would include you, mercy upon our enemies, but not nievely done, purity in our own lives that abhors sin in any form, but this is not saying we will be perfect since we are humans still. I am not calling myself a prophet, but everything I have read and experienced lately draws me back to holiness. Holiness has been lost in the Christian community anymore…it seems that Christians only want “Fire Insurance”, but want nothing to do with having to make a life change in the direction of holiness. This is NOT talking about someone that thinks they are better than anyone else type of holiness. This is a holiness that is truly humbled by the mere fact that God would even save them or use them on this earth. This is a holiness that when someone steps in their presence you know you are standing on holy ground. It is overwhelming. That is what any of my articles will direct you to ultimately…God’s holiness!!!

    You can judge, that I do not mind. You can ridicule me, again I do not mind. As long as God’s holy word is my foundation and is the place I draw my challenges from I do not fear anything you can say or do. My purpose is to speak the truth which is not accepted by the majority of Christians and non-Christian alike these days, but it must be posted and published every chance we get. People are dying a martyrs death all over the world for their faith in Christ…they would love to hear a challenge to buffet themselves and live for God in holiness. Homosexuality, drunkness, over eatting, adultry, theft, lying, cheating, whatever sin is your pleasure you wish to mention are areas of many Christians lives that need alot of attention I will agree and these martyrs have died to be able to not commit such sins. I also believe they would disagree that the small sampling of sins I mentioned are far from being less than sins as you seem to water them down to be.

    Now, you brought other sins up in your comments and those are certainly in the tops as is hundreds of others. However, God does not make distinctions between a little white lie and murder or homosexuality and theft. The punishment may be different depending on what sin has been committed, but the sin still forms a wall between us and God just the same. The goal is to get rid of any selfish desires and most sins are derrived by our selfishness if you think about each one individually. Our example is Jesus Christ Himself. Although He lived on this earth over 2000 years ago He did not commit a sin…he certainly did not shun anyone either accept the stuck up Pharisees, but that was because of their legalistic view on life and thinking they did not sin, but everyone else does…they also made distinctions between sins it seems. However, He never told anyone that any of their sins were “ok”, He however told them not to sin anymore. Our goal is not to sin, however, we understand mistakes will be made…God forgives us for those. Homosexuality is forgiveable, adultry is forgiveable, drunkness is forgiveable, murder is forgiveable, lying is forgiveable, and so on. God delights in showing us His mercy…He longs to show us His unfailing love, but do not mistaken His love and mercy for weakness. If sin continues and His people continue to move farther away from Him, His wrath will be no less dramatic than it was in the days Micah, King David, Noah, Moses, and so on.

    I appreciate your comments although it hard to follow your train of thought at times. The sins mentioned are just a sample that are on families minds. If you are not married with children you may experience other sinfulness as top topics. My target is dads with a family and the protection they need to give their families and the training especially that is needed for our boys that will soon become men. The young men cannot be weak at heart for what they face in their near future, but they must be fierce and battle hardened. The days will get harder not easier. The Spartan Warrior training is just an example of the type of sacrifice we as dads need to make in training our boys. I hope you will read other articles I have written and those I have posted from some of my mentors and theological fathers of the past. May God bless you in direct proportion to the time you spend with Him in His holy word.

    Pressing on in Him,

  3. qbaileys said

    After all is said and done, the comment I received to this blog did not seem to fit this article. Fierce Warriors or Raise a Spartan Warrior is not a judgemental piece towards certain people although it brings up certain sins of people…sin is not exclusively for those mentioned…as I am chief of sinners. This is an article that challenges dads to raise their sons to do battle in this world for the cause of Christ. Yes, we are to be very forgiving to our neighbors and of their sin…not to the point that we just keep over looking our brothers and sisters in Christ living in sin though. They need help if that is the case…we are to lift them up as God would lead us to do. However, that is not what is spoken about in these articles.

    Read the rest of my post and guest post to discover my complete heart. I am not qualified to judge anyone, because I do not have the complete picture for others attitude or reasons for acting the way they do. However, the few sins mentioned are mentioned in the bible in a big way, so I cannot water that down or dismiss it. 1 Corithinans 6:9-10 tells us “Don’t you know that those who do wrong will have no share in the Kingdom of God? Don’t fool yourselves. Those who indulge in sexual sin, who are idol worshipers, adulters, male prostitutes, homosexuals, thieves, greedy people, drunkards, abusers (could be abuse of food or abuse of people), and swindlers-none of these will have a share in the Kingdom of God.” This is not to say that if a person commits adultry they cannot go to heaven if they repent of their sins and turn their lives over to Christ…however, a person that “indulges” in this type of lifestyle without any regard to a life with Christ or points a finger at God as though to defy Him will not inherit the Kingdom of God….many of these will never come to Christ no matter how much you love them or witness to them…God is not in them….that spark is non-existant in the corner of their heart that is needed for the Holy Spirit to prompt them with and draw (drag) them to Jesus. We as Christians do make mistakes and God looks through that to see our hearts and He pardons our sins as we come back to Him asking forgiveness…our mistakes are most of the time not an indulgence, but a lack of fellowship with Christ, a lack of spending time in His Word and falling back into a sinful life or simply a case of very bad choices.

    Acts 2:40 speaks like this “Then Peter continued preaching for a long time, strongly urging all his listeners, ‘Save yourselves from this generation that has gone astray!'” I do believe Peter’s message would be even more direct today than ever before. We have a generation of Christians now that feel they can mingle and live as the non-believers do, but love them to death and win them over to Christ all the while sacrificing their own holiness before God in the process. This will not be acceptable before our holy God. We as believers need to live a life that is so astonishingly different that the world wants what we have. As should be the case when they come around us is to experience and see the holiness of God on our lives. This is a life that the non-believing world senses is authentically loving, caring, holy, and God honoring…something they would love to experience themselves. However, the world has witnessed a sham Christianity for decades now that has tried to condemn everyone into heaven, scare the “hell” out of people, judge them into heaven, make them feel shameful, and so on…this has been a shameful time from the witness of God’s people. Now, we are experiencing the “emerging church” philosophy that tells you to get out there and entertain them into heaven, embrace their sinfulness as to not affend them and love them for who they are not helping them out of their sinful lifestyle, don’t speak about their sin, go to the bars like they do because God doesn’t really care how you achieve this witness as long as you do it in His name, whatever feels right must be from God, water down and dumb down the message in order to not affend the people, don’t meet in buildings that look like churches because that affends people, get rid of the theologically sound doctrines found in hundreds of hymns and replace that with rock in roll chants and choruses and so on. This is as big a sham Christianity as the earlier days of the legalistic judgemental church. One judges people into hell because they development a hatred for the church and the other tries to love the people and allows them to “feel good” all the time to the point they never meet Christ and end up in hell because no one confronted their sinfulness as Christ would have.

    God’s holy word tells the church exactly how we are to be. Christians are to in part: steady, non-judging, sin haters, lovers of the Word, Christ followers, believers, giving, merciful, gracious, loving people, teachers/preacher of the entire truth of God’s word not just the good feeling parts of it. This is not everything an authentic Christian should be, but this is a good test of who is living it and who is not. So, I wanted to clarify further my heart, the purpose for the articles mentioned, and God’s calling for us to come back to holiness before Him in our lifestyles…that is determined between you and the Lord not me, your neighbor or anyone else.

    Pressing on in Him,

  4. Ronson said

    Nice love this blog 🙂

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