Christians are engaged in a spiritual warfare. This article shows that the greatest danger facing Christians in spiritual battle is a feeling of self-sufficiency. To avoid this danger there is a need to realize we are defenseless in ourselves. This brings the need for training. This article discusses the tools available for training.
Christians are at war, and this war is of the most serious nature. Spiritual warfare is not with flesh and blood but against spiritual forces. Chapter 1 indicates where Christians find their strength in this battle. The author uses Ephesians 6:10-20 to indicate that all strength is to be found in the Lord Jesus Christ.