Presentation on theme: "Finally!!-and now for the rest of the story! Where it really gets good….. Finally, Be Strong in the Lord and in the power of His Might. War, warfare, fight,"— Presentation transcript:
Finally!!-and now for the rest of the story! Where it really gets good….. Finally, Be Strong in the Lord and in the power of His Might. War, warfare, fight, armor, endure, weapons.
BGOP-Be A Warrior for God Dont Go AWOL! Breathing God on people Respiración de Dios sobre la gente Rom 13:11 And that, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep: for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed. Rom 13:12 The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light. Rom 13:13Let us walk honestly, as in the day; not in rioting and drunkenness, not in chambering and wantonness, not in strife and envying. Rom 13:14But you put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfill the lusts thereof.Rom 13:11 Rom 13:12 Rom 13:13 Rom 13:14
2 Corinthians 6:4-7 2Cr 6:4 But in all things approving ourselves as the ministers of God, in much patience, in afflictions, in necessities, in distresses, 2Cr 6:5 In stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labors, in watchings, in fastings; 2Cr 6:6 By pureness, by knowledge, by longsuffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned, 2Cr 6:7 By the word of truth, by the power of God, by the armor of righteousness on the right hand and on the left.2Cr 6:4 2Cr 6:5 2Cr 6:6 2Cr 6:7
I Thessalonians 5:8 1Th 5:5 You are all the children of light, and the children of the day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness. 1Th 5:6 Therefore let us not sleep, as [do] others; but let us watch and be sober. 1Th 5:7For they that sleep sleep in the night; and they that be drunken are drunken in the night. 1Th 5:8 But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love; and for an helmet, the hope of salvation.1Th 5:5 1Th 5:6 1Th 5:7 1Th 5:8
Prophecy of Jesus Christ Isa 59:16 And he saw that there was no man, and wondered that there was no intercessor: therefore his arm brought salvation unto him; and his righteousness, it sustained him. Isa 59:17 For he put on righteousness as a breastplate, and an helmet of salvation upon his head; and he put on the garments of vengeance for clothing, and was clad with zeal as a cloak.Isa 59:16 Isa 59:17
Eph. 6: Stand-Withstand verses 11, 13, 14 – 4 times God gives the Christian a glorious standing to maintain by faith and spiritual warfare: 8 ways we as believers stand! Dios da al Christiano una categoría gloriosa para mantener por la fe y la guerra espiritual: 1. We stand in grace (Romans 5:2). estamos de pie en la gracia (Romanos 5:2). 2. We stand in the gospel (1 Corinthians 15:1). estamos de pie en el evangelio (1 Corintios 15:1). 3. We stand in courage and strength (1 Corinthians16:13). estamos de pie en el coraje y la fuerza (1 Corintios 16:13). 4. We stand in faith (2 Corinthians 1:24). estamos de pie en la fe (2 Corintios 1:24).
Stand! 5. We stand in Christian liberty (Galatians 5:1). estamos de pie en la libertad cristiana (Gál 5:1) 6. We stand in Christian unity (Philippians 1:27). estamos de pie en la unidad cristiana (Filipenses 1:27). 7. We stand in the Lord (Philippians 4:1). estamos de pie con Dios (Filipenses 4:1). 8. We should stand perfect and complete in the will of God (Colossians 4:12). nosotros deberíamos estar de pie perfectos y completos en la voluntad de Dios (Colosenses 4:12).
Ephesians 6 – Am I AWOL from Lords Army? Are you standing? 1. In light of all that God has done for you. A la luz de todo lo qué Dios ha hecho por usted. 2. In light of the glorious standing you have as a child of God. Blessed with all spiritual blessings…. A la luz de la categoría gloriosa usted tiene como un niño de Dios. 3. In light of His great plan of the ages that God has made you part of. A la luz de su gran plan de los tiempos de los cuales Dios te ha hecho partícipe.
Are You Standing….? 4. In light of the plan for Christian maturity and growth He gives to you. En la luz del plan para la madurez cristiana y el crecimiento que Él le da. 5. In light of the conduct God calls every believer to live. · A la luz de la conducta que Dios llama a cada creyente a vivir. 6. In light of the filling of the Spirit and our walk in the Spirit. · A la luz del llenar del Espíritu y nuestro caminar en el espíritu. 7. In light of all this, there is a battle to fight in the Christian life. · A la luz de todo esto, hay una batalla que luchar en la vida cristiana.
Be Strong Endunamo=Passive Verb-not something you do on your own. Literally means to receive strength or to make strong-99 pound weakling Phil. 4:13-I can do all things; I Tim 1:12-thank Jesus who has enabled me; 2 Tim 2:1-be strong in the Lord; Col. 1:11-being strengthened with all power
Dunamis-not by you; not alone a) inherent power, power residing in a thing by virtue of its nature b) power for performing miracles c) moral power and excellence of soul d) the power and influence which belong to riches and wealth e) power and resources arising from numbers f) power consisting in or resting upon armies, forces, hosts
In the Lord=kurios 8,000 times in entire Word of God Jehovah=Old Testament 1) he to whom a person or thing belongs, about which he has power of deciding; master, lord the possessor of a thing, the owner; one who has control of the person, the master 2) in the state: the sovereign, prince, chief, the Roman emperor is a title of honor expressive of respect and reverence, with which servants greet their master this title is given to: God, the Messiah
MIGHT His might not ours Root=holding – Gods ability to hold you- did you know you are being held by God? Assurance-no one able to steal you from Gods Grip Mark 12:30-Love the Lord Your God with all your heart, soul, mind and strength/might……
Might Rev 5:11 Then I looked and heard the voice of many angels, numbering thousands upon thousands, and ten thousand times ten thousand. They encircled the throne and the living creatures and the elders.Rev 5:12 In a loud voice they sang: Worthy is the Lamb, who was slain,to receive power and wealth and wisdom and strength and honor and glory and praise!Rev 5:11Rev 5:12
Mighty Power Rev 7:11And all the angels stood round about the throne, and [about] the elders and the four beasts, and fell before the throne on their faces, and worshipped God, Rev 7:12Saying, Amen: Blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honor, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen.Rev 7:11 Rev 7:12
Finally……..Put On the Whole Armor of God Sink into….be plunged…. into the whole armor of God….sun setting in the water. Whole Armor-panoplia-complete equipment used by the heavily armed Roman infantry. Wiles-methodia-schemes-in our mind is where the battle is predominantly
Where Do You Stand? Sin: a little thing? Watch for the Explosion Stand: Continue safe and sound; stand ready stand prepared Stand – as the foundation of a building Stand unharmed; to be of a steadfast mind One who does not waiver nor hesitate- fidelity and stability