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Put on the FULL Armor of God
This last weekend we went to an outdoor training camp-out. It was an amazingly educational weekend with like-minded people. Sunday morning we had service by the campfire. I wish we could have church that way every week!
The preacher spoke on spiritual battles and putting on the full armor of God. Being ready for what may come your way.
If you have the Holy Spirit IN you that battle fighting is much easier….not a cake walk….but easier when He is on your side. Who better to have in your corner than Jesus??
Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. 11 Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. 12 For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand. 14 Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, 15 and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace. 16 In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. 17 Take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.
18 And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the Lord’s people.
Now, this mom is on to something! Being totally ‘souled’ out for God. What an example for her daughter, even though she seems a bit perturbed that her daughter caught her on video.