The Battle for Human Souls
“The battle is the Lord’s”: “Then all this assembly shall know that the Lord does not save with sword and spear; for the battle is the Lord’s, and He will give you into our hands” (1 Samuel 17:47).
“I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly” (John 10:10).
Amplified version: “I came that they may have and enjoy life, and have it in abundance [to the full, till it overflows]” (John 10:10).
Within knowing Him is everything a person wants, needs, desires, longs for, hopes of and dreams of.
Some Results of Knowing the Lord God Almighty through Jesus Christ in the power of the Holy Spirit:
Jesus offers the zoe life, which includes:
1. Eternal, everlasting life
2. The divine nature
3. The love of God (Romans 5:5)
4. The faith of God (Gospels, Mark 11:22)
5. The hope of glory (Colossians 1:27)
6. Fullness of joy (John 15:11)
7. Pleasures forevermore (Psalm 16:11)
8. Perfect peace (Isaiah 26:3)
9. Happiness, favor with God (Matthew 5:1-12)
10. Healing (Gospels, Luke 4:18)
11. Liberty (Luke 4:18, John 8:32,36)
12. Harmony (Matthew 5:1-12)
13. Purpose (John 3:16)
14. Prosperity (Colossians 1:27)
15. Divine health (Gospels, Hebrews 13:8)
16. Living forever in glory and never seeing death (John 6:51, Revelation 21:27).
and infinitely more.