Do you have “predetermined security rules” for your incoming and outgoing thought traffic? If not, your mind is vulnerable to all kinds of malware and viruses! In this passage, Paul gives us a spiritual firewall that will guard our hearts and minds from virus’, Trojan horses and malware.
We are not talking about "The Secret" or "The Law of Attraction." We are not talking about "The Power of Positive Thinking." We are talking about "The Power of Christ in Biblical Thinking."
The peace of God is a gift from the God of peace. The peace of God cannot guard our hearts until we first allow the God of peace to rule our hearts.
There are 2 Buckets. One is your bucket, the other is Jesus’ bucket. Put your problems in Jesus’ bucket and God’s praises in your bucket.