There once was a young man who thought it would be great to be a soldier.  Everyone would respect him.  He would be paid for traveling and seeing the world.  What could be better?  It wasn’t long, though, before he found he was in a battle for his life.  He had enemies who were trying to destroy him.  He had to learn how to fight for his life.  Many people become Christians thinking this will be the end of all their problems, God will take care of everything and now life will be smooth and perfect.   Then they, too, find out they are in a battle with an enemy committed to destroying them.  As Christians we, too, must learn to fight for the victory that is ours.  Its always been that way for God’s people.     Genesis begins with man in God’s presence in Eden, but sin soon changes that … Continue reading