Last week, the final question was, "Using Revelation 18, in what way does Babylon relate to today?"
The church is God's resistance against the immoral, ungodly world system (Babylon). We are the called, chosen and faithful who are "with the Lamb" (Revelation 17:14). Still, what does that resistance look like? Do you think that the church (as it looks today) can content with Babylon? To take things a bit further, do you think the condition of your local church could stand and contend?
Please understand: Your private prayer life alone, will not contend with Babylon. You are no match for the world's systems. However, WE are. As a unified church, we are able to pull souls out of the fire, and dismantle the impact of the enemy for millions of souls.
Here is what is needed to contend with Babylon: