Apr 1st, 2019
SHIELD OF FAITH
Ephesians 6:16 In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. NIV
In addition – Above all – En pasin (en’ – pas) out in front of all or covering all.
Faith - pistis (pis'-tis) persuasion, conviction of or the truthfulness of God, especially reliance upon Christ for salvation; reliance on what God says, a guarantee, to have faith in.
With which you can - dunamai (doo'-nam-ahee) to be able or possible: miraculous power!!!!!
You can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one.
Romans 10:17 So faith comes from hearing, that is, hearing the Good News about Christ. New Living
The Shield of Faith is held on by the Belt of Truth. Without the Word of God in your life, your Faith will not come.
1 Thessalonians 2:13 Therefore, we never stop thanking God that when you received his message from us, you didn't think of our words as mere human ideas. You accepted what we said as the very word of God—which, of course, it is. And this word continues to work in you who believe. New Living
Romans 4:20-21 Abraham never wavered in believing God's promise. In fact, his faith grew stronger, and in this he brought glory to God. 21 He was fully convinced that God is able to do whatever he promises. NIV
Romans 4:17 As it is written: "I have made you a father of many nations." He is our father in the sight of God, in whom he believed — the God who gives life to the dead and calls things that are not as though they were. NIV
Joshua 6:2 Then the Lord said to Joshua, "See, I have delivered Jericho into your hands, along with its king and its fighting men.
James 2:26 As the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without deeds is dead. NIV
Jesus said to him, "If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes." NKJV