“We are more than conquerors through Christ Jesus who loves us” (Ro. 8:37).
A Conqueror takes authority over present circumstances;
An Overcomer takes authority over past bondages.
A Conqueror fights to win victory over others;
An Overcomer fights to win victory over himself.
A Conqueror battles with force;
An Overcomer battles with faith.
A Conqueror defeats people;
An Overcomer redeems people.
A Conqueror incites division;
An Overcomer inspires unity.
A Conqueror imposes submission;
An Overcomer institutes freedom.
A Conqueror condemns the guilty;
An Overcomer forgives the sinner.
A Conqueror restrains violence;
An Overcomer establishes peace.
A Conqueror legislates righteousness;
An Overcomer teaches wisdom.
A Conqueror wounds, in warfare;
An Overcomer heals, as warfare.
A Conqueror contests for territory;
An Overcomer contends for hearts.
A Conqueror battles in the physical realm against flesh and blood;
An Overcomer battles in the spiritual realm against principalities and powers, rulers, and spiritual forces of evil in heavenly places.
A Conqueror battles for an earthly kingdom;
An Overcomer battles for an eternal kingdom.
A Conqueror is great;
An Overcomer is greater.
In Christ, we are more than Conquerors. We are Overcomers.
“Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good” (Ro. 12:21).
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