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From The Arena to The Cross (Testimony series)

From The Arena to The Cross (Testimony series)

Our first guest on the Testimony series at the Faith Fortress Warriors Blog is a native of of Texas and former bull rider Colton Chatham. We heard his testimony on youtube and wanted to give him another opportunity to share his testimony directly with men who may be dealing with the same situations. Do you ever wonder why God has you here? Colton questioned God on why he was here but eventually discovered purpose, peace and the path to salvation through Jesus Christ.

 


Ways to Set Your Mind Back on God and Get the Victory!

Ways to Set Your Mind Back on God and Get the Victory!

The LORD has helped me through the decades to worship, pray, and put the Word in my mind every day, and often repeat it out my mouth while I'm looking at it--just like we learn another language or something.  The more of the Word that gets in us, the more the junk is washed out of us. Praise God, the Bible is a LIVING BOOK, full of the Spirit of God!! Hallelujah!!

I also have many Scriptures posted in various places in my house--from my mirror in the bathroom, to the inside of some cabinets in the kitchen (like where my supplements are, etc.), to on the walls in my office, and even in my bedroom.  I carry Scripture cards in my billfold, and have printed out sheets of them and put them in my car, so that if I'm at at red light or stuck in traffic, I have the Word to read (while listening to 


The Measure of a Man

The Measure of a Man

There are certain universal, altruistic characteristics of the man of God. Namely, the man of God is not self-centered, he is Christ centered. He is not self-controlled, he is Christ-controlled. He is not self-righteous, he lives his life with humility. He is not self-reliant but has an unwavering faith and dependency on God’s Word. He is not self-confident, he is confident that God is his strength in his weakness. Understanding the sovereignty of God, He is not a “self-made man” but has an awareness that without the hand of God in his life he would be destitute in every way.

A "TRUE" CHURCH

A "TRUE" CHURCH

You ask, "HOW CAN I KNOW" if I am attending a "FAKE CHURCH" and listening to lies?
"STUDY THE HOLY BIBLE FOR YOURSELF" and it will "MAKE YOU WISE"! "SEEK GOD" with "ALL YOUR HEART" until you become "BORN AGAIN!" Hide the words of GOD in your heart and they will "KEEP YOU FROM YIELDING TO SIN"!

My Fortress is My God

My Fortress is My God

Refreshed and strengthened from my time in the safety of His love, I draw in a breath. Just before I plunge once again into the struggle again sin, the struggle against the evil one, I look up and utter a thank you. "Thank you Lord, for loving one such as me. Thank you Lord, for believing in me and for loving me.