Embracing Life — Day 4

Embracing Life -- Day 4

Chandra White-Cummings

Day 4: Not for the Faint of Heart

Most of us have heard sermons or read at least one book about spiritual warfare. And you can’t talk about spiritual warfare without talking about spiritual armor. The 40 Days reading for today does both. The subject is timely for me because I need this reminder. Sometimes I forget that the woman who called me a “right-winger,” and berated me for saying I base my positions on the Bible, is not my true enemy. Neither is the John McCain campaign worker who passed right on by me and my son at the National Right to Life convention without giving us any literature, which he enthusiastically handed to both people on either side of us. Neither is the guy who yelled the n-word at me and some other women praying in front of the abortion clinic yesterday. Dang, I guess I didn’t realize how much I really do need this reminder …