Paul uses an analogy that helps illustrate today’s message, a lesson about spiritual preparedness and the nature of evil. Paul compares our Christian faith to a soldier’s equipment, complete with armor from head to toe and even a weapon. Paul begins by asserting how we should be strong, with our strength coming from God. Paul tells us to wear spiritual armor for protection against whoever and whatever opposes us. Paul lists the actual, physical armor worn by the quintessential Roman soldier. Paul mentions defensive armor (e.g., helmet, shield) and the sword used for offense. Paul observed how soldiers could function magnificently when they were outfittedRead More →