To put on the full armor of God is to apply all of the Gospel to all of your life. The whole armor is the expression of your full trust in God and what He has done for you through Jesus Christ. Your victory in spiritual warfare was secured at the cross of Christ and the blood that was shed there (Rev. 12:11).
- 1 What does it mean to put on the armor of God?
- 2 What are the six armors of God?
- 3 Why do we need to put on the armor of God?
- 4 How do you pray the whole armor of God?
- 5 What is the purpose of a breastplate?
- 6 What does the Bible say about the helmet of salvation?
- 7 What are the 7 Armor of God?
- 8 What is the shield of faith in the armor of God?
- 9 How do I remember the armor of God?
- 10 What is the most important part of the armor of God?
- 11 What do we learn from the armor of God?
- 12 What do you mean by armor?
- 13 How do you teach the armor of God?
- 14 What does the breastplate of righteousness mean in the Bible?
What does it mean to put on the armor of God?
This means to trust in the truth of God’s word and His plan for you, but it also means to live a Christian life that’s free of dishonesty or hidden sin.
What are the six armors of God?
The Armor of God
- Breastplate of righteousness. We should wear the “breastplate of righteousness” (Ephesians 6:14; D&C 27:16).
- Sword. We should wield the “sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God” (Ephesians 6:17; see D&C 27:18).
- Feet shod.
- Gird your loins.
Why do we need to put on the armor of God?
The armor of God represents the defense we must take in our spiritual lives. The Bible tells us that we are fighting a war against Satan, who seeks to destroy us. Therefore, we must take action and put on God’s armor. As Christians, it is important for us to understand the severity of this battle.
How do you pray the whole armor of God?
God, thank you for Your mighty armor. I pray that You would go before me today. Please take down all that the devil is scheming to attack me with. Prepare my heart and mind this morning for whatever I will face today.
What is the purpose of a breastplate?
A breastplate or chestplate is a device worn over the torso to protect it from injury, as an item of religious significance, or as an item of status.
What does the Bible say about the helmet of salvation?
Romans 12:2 says, “ Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is-his good, pleasing and perfect will.” When we put on the helmet of salvation, we can avoid sinful thoughts and understand what is good and true.
What are the 7 Armor of God?
These pieces are described in Ephesians as follows: loins girt with truth (belt of truth), breastplate of righteousness, shoes with the preparation of the gospel of peace (peace), shield of faith, helmet of salvation, and the sword of the spirit/word of God.
What is the shield of faith in the armor of God?
The fourth piece of armor Paul discusses in Ephesians 6 is the shield of faith. He tells us to take up the shield of faith in order to extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. To have faith is to believe God created the world and sent His only Son to die for our sins so we might have eternal life.
How do I remember the armor of God?
The Whole Armor of God (Ephesians 6:10-20). Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. TRiPS stands for:
- Truth (belt)
- Righteousness (breastplate)
- Peace (the good news of peace – shoes)
- Salvation (Helmet).
What is the most important part of the armor of God?
By reading Ephesians 6, you will see the entire armor of God. Today, we will be looking at the part of the armor that is “above all”: the shield of faith. Without faith, it is impossible to please God. (Hebrews 11:6) So it makes sense that this piece of armor is even more important than the rest of the armor.
What do we learn from the armor of God?
Key Bible Passage: Ephesians 6:10-18 (NLT) Therefore, put on every piece of God’s armor so you will be able to resist the enemy in the time of evil. Then after the battle you will still be standing firm.
What do you mean by armor?
1: defensive covering for the body especially: covering (as of metal) used in combat. 2: a quality or circumstance that affords protection the armor of prosperity. 3: a protective outer layer (as of a ship, a plant or animal, or a cable) 4: armored forces and vehicles (such as tanks)
How do you teach the armor of God?
Take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God. Talk about what each piece of armor stands for and how it helps us stand against the devil. Ask your children to pretend to put on each piece of armor as you discuss how that particular piece might help them throughout their day.
What does the breastplate of righteousness mean in the Bible?
The second piece of the armor of God that Paul discusses in Ephesians 6 is the breastplate of righteousness. To be righteous means to obey God’s commandments and live in a way that is honorable to Him. Psalm 106:3 says, “How blessed are those who keep justice, who practice righteousness at all times!”