It is imperative that we continue to seek out and repent for the clear-cut sins in our lives, but equally as important is eliminating our stinking thinking—those thoughts which blur the corners of our souls.

Connection Point:

For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war according to the flesh. For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strongholds, casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ (2 Corinthians 10:3-56 NKJV).

Connection Questions:

  1. We are only as sick as the _______________ we keep.
  1. What are the three keys to victory?
  1. ________________________
  2. ________________________
  3. ________________________
  1. What are examples of healthy fear? Unhealthy fear?
  1. What did Elijah pray when surrounded on all sides?
  1. What are three things we can count on from the Word of God?
  1. ________________________
  2. ________________________
  3. ________________________

6.According to 2nd Corinthians 10, what are three steps that lead us into captivity?

  1. ________________________
  2. ________________________
  3. ________________________

Conclusion:

Ask the Lord today to search your heart, and write down the things He reveals to you. Let Him help you discern those areas of negativity, bitterness and unforgiveness. Decide within your heart to keep those spaces clean and clear. Finally, declare over your life that as long as you have any say in it, they are no longer welcome in your house!