Ephesians 4:32 says, “Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as Christ God forgave you” (NIV).
The second part of this chapter is all about how we need to be renewed in our minds, become a new self, and get rid of the old self. It has a whole section on the footholds that Satan has in our lives – anger, stealing, unwholesome talk, grieving the Spirit, brawling, slander, malice, and bitterness. All those things keep us from knowing how God wants to work in our lives and who He really is – the King of kings and Lord of lords. It’s about living as children of light. We are in a battle, and each step is fought for. It is a battleground. Continue