Resources for Stage Three

Consider the battle wounds you have experienced. Which ones are still painful to this day? Why do you suppose that is?
Read the story of Jacob in Genesis 32:22-32. What was God’s larger purpose in setting up this confrontation with this great Warrior?
Watch the gripping 1986 movie, The Mission (written by Robert Bolt and directed by Roland Joffé) about the experiences of two Jesuit missionaries in 18th century South America. Observe how two Gospel Warriors approach
life. Which one are you most like?
Memorize Philippians 3:7-11
Internet search the great hymn by Martin Luther “A Might Fortress is Our God.” As you read the lyrics consider how you are appropriating the power of God in your life.