Vanguards of a Missionary Uprising
Discern Satan‘s spiritual opposition to our united and diverse witness for Christ. Ephesians
6:11-12 challenges us to stand against the devil‘s schemes:
Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil.
For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against
the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places.
The next chapter exposes hidden hurdles to missions mobilization that Satan recycled
through the centuries. The evil one initiated his divis ive demobilizing wiles (deceitful strategies)
soon after Christ gave His Commission. As Christ‘s vanguard, learn to diagnose and overcome