There is true power when you allow your heart to soften and pray for blessings upon those who have mistreated, hurt, or hate you. It is Our Creator who knows our hearts and our very motives. He is the turner of hearts (qalb) meaning, that which turns.
We all have bad thoughts sometimes. They can even be horrible or overwhelming. The best defense is God’s Word and seeking his presence in prayer. If you trust in the truth of Christ’s resurrection, he is certain to free you. Let His Spirit make you strong to resist the lies and attacks of the enemy. Christ’s victory is absolute and eternal.
Seek God Early. We are to spend time with God -- continually. When we do, we get in the flow of His plan for our day. We are not told just to wish for everything to work together, we are told to seek God for a fresh word each day. Remember, the enemy tries to bring us down and seeks to destroy us. If he steals away our time with the Lord in the morning, we may miss out on the Kingdom life that entire day! When you don't seek Jesus first thing in the morning, you tend to forget to seek Him…
Devotional - Are You Putting On The Armor Of God Daily?
Devotional - Are You Putting On The Armor Of God Daily? - The Armor of God has been given to us by our God, our Commander in Chief; laid out before us as a tool to protect and defend! They are disciplines that we should be actively doing DAILY! God is calling His army, His body, His followers, to fight against the evil one! Will you PUT on the FULL Armor of God?
Don't blame the person! Please remember this! I see a lot of Christians quick to blame and condemn their fellow sinners. They write them off as if God can do nothing with them. That is an insult to God and His power.