Armed to the Teeth

Ephesians 6:10-18

1. ____________ power is ___________ power
Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. (v. 10)

So he said to me, “This is the word of the Lord to Zerubbabel: ‘Not by might nor by power, but by my Spirit,’ says the Lord Almighty. Zechariah 4:6
As soon as you hear the sound of marching in the tops of the poplar trees, move quickly, because that will mean the Lord has gone out in front of you to strike the Philistine army.” 2 Samuel 5:24

2. The battle is a ______________________ one
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. (v. 11-12)
God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth.” John 4:24

3. ___________________ your ground
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. (v. 13)

For now we really live, since you are standing firm in the Lord. 1 Thessalonians 3:8

But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions—it is by grace you have been saved. Eph. 2:4-5
Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. 1 Peter 5:8

Gearing up for the spiritual battle:
1. The belt of _______________

2. The breastplate of ________________________
Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it. Proverbs 4:23

3. Feet with the gospel of _______________________
How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion, “Your God reigns!” Isaiah 52:7

4. The shield of _________________
Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield, your very great reward. Genesis 15:1

5. The helmet of ___________________
For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God— not by works, so that no one can boast. Ephesians 2:8-9

6 The sword of the ________________ – the Word of God
For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart. Hebrews 4:12

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race,
I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7