Thy neck is like the tower of David
builded for an armoury,
whereon there hang a thousand bucklers,
all shields of mighty men.
— Song of Songs 4:4, KJV
The mention of 1,000 bucklers within the tower indicates that whenever there is a flaming dart from Satan, we are able to The mention of 1,000 bucklers on the tower indicates that whenever there is a flaming dart from Satan, we are able to quench it, regardless from what direction it comes. Whether Satan’s attack comes through our emotion, our will, or our mind, we will know how to make our defense and remain under God’s authority. Even should Satan attack us at our area of greatest weakness, we will be able to maintain our defense, for we have experienced the work of God and have stored up sufficient bucklers.
Adapted from The Journey of Life, page 222.
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