Love never fails. But whether there are prophecies, they will cease; whether there is knowledge, it will vanish away.
(1 Corinthians 13:8 NKJV)
SET UP AN ALTAR OF DEVOTION TO GOD IN PLACES YOU FEAR MOST
There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear, because fear involves torment.
(1 John 4:18 NKJV)
DEFEND YOUR DEVOTION FROM “VULTURES”
And when the vultures came down on the carcasses, Abram drove them away.
(Genesis 15:11 NKJV)
BONUS: LOVE’S COUNTERPUNCH ISN’T EVEN A PUNCH AT ALL
There is no greater love than to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.
(John 15:13 NLT)
Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand.
(Ephesians 6:13 NIV)
WHEN YOU’VE DONE YOUR PART, SIMPLY STAND & WATCH LOVE FIGHT FOR YOU
Moses answered the people, “Do not be afraid. Stand firm and you will see the deliverance the Lord will bring you today. The Egyptians you see today you will never see again. The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still.”
(Exodus 14:13-14 NIV)
Life Group Questions
Fighting is a sign you still care. Explain what this means and how it applies to your life.
Share in practical terms what it means to “set up an altar in places you fear the most.”
Vultures love to eat your devotions. What are some practical ways you can “shoo them away?”
After doing your part, how is being still an important component in fighting the enemy?