This is the victory that has
overcome the world, even our faith.
—1 John 5:4
Woodrow Wilson said, “I would rather fail in a cause that I know some day will triumph, than win in a cause that I know some day will fail.”
Many Christians today are in a mood of gloom, feeling the battle is lost, that evil has won.
But the game isn’t over. God will have the last word. Good will win.
You can’t know the final score of a game until the clock runs out.
But we already know the final score in the battle of Good vs. Evil …
Then comes the end, when he delivers up the kingdom to God the Father, after abolishing every kind of domination, authority, and power (1 Cor. 15:24).
The final game is a shutout.