One of the primary points about Christianity is to produce the right kind of enemies.
SEE. SAVOR. SERVE. [purpose]
Prayer Helps – – – > (Invisible [Col. 1:15; 1 Tim. 1:17; Heb. 11:27; Jn. 20:29]; Twas Tempted [Heb. 4:15]; Afoot [Jn. 3:8] …Relationship; Reputation; Reign & Rule; Rations [Prov. 30:8-9]; Remissions; Rudder & Refuge) …Not Magical; Not Mechanical.
Matthew 13. Small. Can hardly see it. Can’t see it. Boring. Slow. Painful. Laugh (heavenly). Lament (hurts). EcoSys. Nothing unless it. Wretched W/O it.
2 Kings 7 – – – > 4 lepers. Dying. Voyage to the Syrian camp (what have they got to lose?). No one there!?!? Scary sounds the night before for the Syrians. Fled @ twilight. Plunder (tents, horses, donkeys, food, silver, gold, clothing). “This day is a day of good news!”
Deut. 7; 1 Cor. 1 – – – small, least, lowly, not noble, not wise, not most numerous, not impressive, not credentialed, not stout, feeble, meek – – – EMBRYONIC!
Abraham & Sarah’s prospects.
Joseph (ponder the path from dreams to dynasty)
The day of David’s anointing
Baby in a manger
2 Kings 6:8ff