Scripture: Ephesians 6:10–6:14
Intro: Reflections from Sabbatical
1. The successful Christian IS the successful person.
2. What is success?
3. We are born failures, but we have been redeemed!
4. We have a spiritual enemy that seeks our downfall.
5. You will be tested.
6. How are you preparing yourself?
Preview for our series on the Successful Christian:
"Put on the full armor of God..."
The next two Sundays: Two prerequisities before we get to the armor.
What might they be?
Study notes: Outline of Ephesians 6:10-14, a chiasm:
Be strong in the Lord...
Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand...
For our struggle is not against flesh and blood...
Therefore put on the full armor of God, that you may be able to stand...
Stand firm then...