Series: Faithbook of Jesus Devotional
And with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace. In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one.
— Ephesians 6:15-16
I recently visited Disneyland with my best friend Monique. She flew in from Texas to spend her vacation with me. We knew it was going to be the last time we would share together for a while because she’s moving to Uganda for three years.
We walked around all day enjoying rides, interesting people, and great food. Monique and I even wore tiaras all day so we could feel like Disney princesses. We were having a blast until our feet started hurting in the evening. But, that’s what hap- pens when you walk all day—your feet get tired and weary (see Isaiah 40:31).
I wonder what would’ve happened if we had brought shields along with us to Disneyland. People might have thought we were crazy for trying to dress the part of a hero. Or we might have been kicked out. It makes me ...
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