Ephesians 6:14 Stand therefore [hold your ground], having tightened the belt of truth around your loins and having put on the breastplate of integrity and of moral rectitude and right standing with God,
We are putting on the whole armour of God. We will use this armour to stand our ground against the strategies of the devil which is spiritual strongholds and fortifications against the truth.
Our first piece of armour is truth
When we receive Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior we have received the Truth (John 14:6). Satan’s attacks will be against God’s word. He will attempt to create doubt in God’s faithfulness and/or pervert God’s word. Jesus Christ is the foundation on which we stand. He is the truth in which we are clothed. He is our strength and might. It is Jesus Christ the rulers of darkness fear not you.
The belt of truth holds everything together.
It is to our advantage to grow in knowledge and maturity in the Lord God. The second piece of armour is the breastplate of righteousness… read more