Prison Epistles Lesson 15

Into The battle

Ephesians 6:10-24)
Key Truth: You are in a spiritual battle, and God gives tou all you need to stand firm.

  1. Our spiritual warfare (Ephesians 6:10-11)
    1. The invisible enemy –  We stand against the schemes of the Devil.
    2. Our field of battle – We fight rulers, authorities, powers and forces of evil.
    3. Our means of success – Be strong in the Lord.
  2. Our terrible enemy (Ephesians 6:12)
    1. The enemy is powerful.
    2. The enemy is wicked.
    3. The enemy is crafty.
  3. Our only strength (Ephesians 6:13)
    1. The Lord our strength.
    2. The Lord gives us armor for battle.
  4. Our shining armor (Ephesians 6:14–17)
    1. The belt of truth
    2. The breastplate of righteousness
    3. The Gospel of peace
    4. The shield of faith
    5. The helmet of salvation
  5. Our mighty weapon (Ephesians 6:17)
    1. Every word of God is our weapon.
    2. Nothing is as powerful as God’s Word.
  6. Our secret resource (Ephesians 6:18–24)
    1. Pray on all occasions.
    2. Pray all kinds of prayers.
    3. Pray all the time.
    4. Pray for all the saints.

IMPLICATIONS

  • Be strong, alert, and ready.
  • Fear no evil.
  • Pray at all times.