Week 2: The Belt of Truth

The Belt of Truth is Knowing and Living God’s Word in Our Daily Lives Stand your ground, putting on the belt of truth… (Ephesians 6:14) Ephesians 6:14 The belt was an essential piece of the Roman soldier’s uniforms at the time Jesus lived on earth. It firmly secured the soldier’s weapons and made him ready for […]

Week 3: The Breastplate of Righteousness

The Breastplate of Righteousness Gives Us The Strength To Do What Is Right …and the body armor of God’s righteousness. (Ephesians 6:14) Ephesians 6:14 Roman soldiers wore body armor, the breastplate, to protect their vital organs – particularly the heart. If the heart gets injured in battle, the soldier’s life would be in serious trouble. A […]

Week 4: The Shoes of Peace

The Shoes Of Peace Gives Us The Confidence That God Is In Control For shoes, put on the peace that comes from the Good News so that you will be fully prepared. (Ephesians 6:15) Ephesians 6:15 When you think of the Shoes of Peace, imagine large, clunky boots rather than your favorite pair of tennis shoes. […]

Week 5: The Shield of Faith

The Shield Of Faith Protects Us From The Enemy When We Trust In God And His Word In addition to all of these, hold up the shield of faith to stop the fiery arrows of the devil. (Ephesians 6:16) Ephesians 6:16 The first thing that may come to mind when you hear the word “shield” […]

Week 6: The Helmet of Salvation

The Helmet Of Salvation Protects Our Minds From Fear When We Believe In Jesus Put on salvation as your helmet… (Ephesians 6:17) Ephesians 6:17 Our brains are arguably the most important part of our bodies, supplying each of our systems with the information needed to operate. Without our brain, our bodies would quickly fail. Roman soldiers […]

Week 7: The Sword of the Spirit

The Sword Of The Spirit, Which Is God’s Word, Gives Us The Power To Defeat The Enemy …and take the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God. (Ephesians 6:17) Ephesians 6:17 Roman soldier’s swords were short and double-edged, meaning they were very effective for quick use in hand-to-hand combat. A soldier would […]

Week 1: The Armor of God

God Gives Us The Armor Of God So We Can Be Protected From The Enemy Put on all of God’s armor so that you will be able to stand firm against all strategies of the devil. (Ephesians 6:11) Ephesians 6:10-13 In so many ways, the Armor of God can relate to your favorite superhero movie. It […]