Daily Delight

Thursday, September 3, 2015

I am for you, I am on your side.

God and His people are for you.  Often in the midst of a disagreement with each other, my husband and I will remind each other: "I am for you. I am on your side." This life we are living as Christians is a daily living battle against the enemy of our souls. We must remind our spirits that we are not against each other and that our greatest defender is for us! God, as our Father and Protector, has placed safe people in our lives to surround us that we can trust. They are also for us and experience the same trials we do. We are not meant to live this life alone, which is why Christ established the church, in order to encourage one another and together stand against the enemy. Who are your 'safe people'? Those that the Lord has established around you that are for you? I encourage you today, pray with them that we may resist the devil and remain steadfast in the faith. 

Casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you. Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.  Resist him, steadfast in the faith, knowing that the same sufferings are experienced by your brotherhood in the world. 
-1 Peter 5:7-9 (NKJV)  

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About the Author


Tori Albright≫ ≫ Tori, 26, works as an English as a Second Language Instructional Coach for the Sioux City Community School District. She embraces life and desires to set an example in all of its areas, including professional development, personal awareness, and spiritual growth. Tori strongly believes in the pursuit of education to be used to its fullest potential by her Creator and strives to exemplify that everyday. Stretching on her yoga mat, sipping coffee with a friend, or escaping into literature are a few favorites of hers. Tori has lived in the great states of Ohio, Florida, and now calls Sioux City, Iowa her home. She married her husband Benjamin in June of 2015. Together, they serve in their church’s children and young adult ministries.





  

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