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Many people when they talk of the tearing down of strongholds try to make this something more than it is. They try to give the devil credit for something that in this case, he has nothing to do with. The Apostle Paul when he talks about the tearing down of strongholds, is not talking about demonic activity but instead is talking about human activity within our minds. So let’s take a look at the passage in 2 Corinthians 10 where Paul is talking about the tearing down of strongholds and let’s learn how we can tear down these things within our lives and live lives that are truly free in Christ. You can listen to Pastor Duke share this message with his church.
The Tearing Down Of Strongholds Bible Verse.
2 Corinthians 10:3-5 NLT
3 We are human, but we don’t wage war as humans do. 4 1 We use God’s mighty weapons, not worldly weapons, to knock down the strongholds of human reasoning and to destroy false arguments. 5 We destroy every proud obstacle that keeps people from knowing God. We capture their rebellious thoughts and teach them to obey Christ.
2 Corinthians 10:3-5 NKJV
3 For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war according to the flesh. 4 For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strongholds, 5 casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ,