Sunday, May 22, 2011

Daily Thought: The Victory Is Secured

"Only by the power of God, working in heart and mind, can we subdue the slumbering tyrant within.  Only by the Holy Spirit's prevailing strength can we restrain the evil desires seeking to spring forth.  Within each person, a battle rages; only through God is victory secured." ~ George MacDonald, The Best of George MacDonald, p. 144

2 comments:

Liane said...

Not by power nor by might but by My Spirit, says the Lord... :)

Paul Steele said...

That is such an important truth to remember because if we try to do it by our strength we will always fall short.

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