Do you have a stronghold?

Do you have a stronghold?

Have you ever done anything horrible that you’ve kept secret? Have you suffered something horrible that you’ve kept secret? If you answered yes to either question, it’s likely you’ve got a stronghold. And if you do, I’d guess there’s an area, or areas of your life, that are out of control. It could be anger, […]

Why a mask hides the true you

Why a mask hides the true you

According to the Merriam Webster dictionary a stronghold is, “a protected place where the members of a military group stay and can defend themselves against attack. I would add that it’s also a place from which an army can mount an attack.” In the spiritual arena a stronghold is a fortress in the soul where […]

How to keep demons away

How to keep demons away

You’re sitting in a comfortable beach chair on a white Caribbean beach. Sea gulls make a ha, ha, ha, ha, sound as they fly overhead. Soft waves break and roll toward the shore. Suddenly a child standing beside your chair begins to kick sand on you. The kid is having fun and laughing. Once you […]