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The Armor of God (Ephesians 6:13-17) The Armor of God (Ephesians 6:13-17)  Truth  Righteousness  Gospel of Peace  Faith  Salvation  Word of God 

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1 The Armor of God (Ephesians 6:13-17) The Armor of God (Ephesians 6:13-17)  Truth  Righteousness  Gospel of Peace  Faith  Salvation  Word of God  Praying always 1

2 Stand your ground with God’s armor Praying always with all… (6:18) Prayer: Address God in communication Supplication: Request, entreaty In the Spirit: Acc. to God’s will (Jas. 4:15) Watchful (vigilant) with all perseverance (endurance), petitioning for the saints Preaching the gospel (6:19-20) Boldly, clearly and purposefully 2

3 Paul asked for their prayers, 6:19-20 To speak the right words, 6:19 logos (word, speech, discourse, utterance) To have the right deportment, 6:19, 20 Boldly: Assurance, confidence To achieve the right purpose, 6:19 To make known the mystery of the gospel To fulfill his moral obligation, 6:20 Ambassador (chosen representative), 2 Co. 5:20 3

4 Bless be the tie that binds 4

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6 Knowing the welfare of each other brings blessings, 6:21; Rom. 12:15-16 Pray more fervently Rejoice more earnestly Comfort with more assurance Encourage more personally and specifically Rebuke with caring love Not meddling (sin), 1 Pet. 4:15 Unity of brotherly affection, 1 Cor. 12:

7 Why Paul sent Tychicus to Ephesus, 6:21-22 So they could know Paul’s situation, Col. 4:7-9 So they could be comforted, 6:22 By knowing of Paul’s condition and faithfulness By the assurance contained in this epistle God has accomplished His eternal purpose for human redemption in Christ – do not lose heart! 3:11-13, We can follow this example of care 7

8 Example of Tychicus, 6:21-22 Beloved brother, 1 Jno. 4:7-11; Prov. 18:24 Sympathetic, friendly and tenderhearted – able to comfort, 6:22 Faithful minister, Col. 4:7 He had Paul’s confidence (fellow servant) He had shown himself trustworthy, Acts 20:4 (2 Cor. 8:23) Such faithfulness is a rare commodity (Phil. 2:20-23) 8

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10 The substance of blessings, 6:23 Peace to the brethren, 6:23 (tranquility); Eph. 2:17-22 Love with faith, 6:23 (united); 3:17-19 Faith working through love, Gal. 5:6 Live in God’s love as we obey Christ, 1 Jno. 5:3 10

11 The source of blessings, 6:23 From God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, 6:23; 1:3 God’s grace be to all who love Christ in sincerity, 6:24 Purity, with genuine love, not corrupt “Walk in love”, 5:2 Undivided loyalty, Matt. 6:24 Amen. So it is; so be it 11

12  Redemption is complete in Christ, 1:3  Be faithful saints and glorify God, 1:1; 3:21 12


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