The Siege: Demolishing Strongholds Part 1

Warriors ARISE

02-02-2022 • 26 min

Welcome back to the Warriors Arise Podcast! This is the first episode of The Siege: Demolishing Strongholds. I am Suzi Hanson and today, joining us is co-founder Stephanie Reed. Over time through life experiences, we are building our strongholds. While it is our response to survival, allowing God to take over lets us prepare for the world or cower from it. Join us and listen in!

[00:01 - 06:41] Protection in Times of Trouble

  • Created on purpose for a purpose
  • Identity
  • Destination
  • Identifying stronghold
  • Fortified place
  • Hiding vs. preparing
  • God’s arms
  • God as your rock and refuge

[06:42 - 18:10] Why We Battle with Spiritual Strongholds

  • Spiritual stronghold
  • The habitual pattern of thought
  • God’s response to Satan’s attacks
  • Accumulating power and strength
  • Major to minor life issues
  • Experiences of pain and abuse
  • Storing observed behavior
  • Struggles living in the society
  • Women on body image
  • Losing confidence in oneself

[18:11 - 22:21] Destroying Fortresses Brick by Brick

  • Crafting your battle plan
  • Daily intentionality
  • Breaking the strongholds
  • Using your words

[22:22 - 26:54] Closing Segment

  • Next episode’s topic
  • Closing words

Tweetable Quotes:

“People are struggling with what's next… If you don't know where who you are, then you don't really know where you're going.” – Stephanie Reed

“It's so important to fix our eyes on the things of God because subconsciously, we can absorb strongholds.” – Stephanie Reed

“If you don't feel good about yourself, or who you are, you lack that confidence. And you're always focused on the things about yourself you don't like, well, then you're distracted. And you're not walking in confidence.” - Suzi Hanson

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