Whether we like it or not we are in the middle of an intense spiritual conflict! But God has made available to us spiritual weapons that are infinitely superior to the crafty schemes of the enemy. In this final and very important sermon from Ephesians 6, we learn how wear and use each piece of our spiritual armor. Victory in our daily Christian life depends on us walking with our full armor on.
As we continue our study we discover God's plan for believers to serve in the Body, walk in unity and come to a place of spiritual maturity which is simply growing into Christlikeness. We briefly discuss the five-fold ministry and their role in equipping believers to serve, bring unity and bring believers into maturity.
The word 'flesh' is any ungodly desire that satiates the natural appetite of a man's body and soul. Don't put yourself in a place where your flesh gets the upper hand. Make no provision for the flesh to feed on you and starve you. Feed your spiritual appetite by strengthening your inner man. Walk in the presence of God.
Tests are meant to promote us to the next level in our spiritual growth and walk with Him. The devil's temptations are an inducement to sin and an attempt to take us away from our faith in the Lord. Trials include troubles, challenges, tribulations, difficulties, adverse circumstances, persecutions, oppositions, hindrances. The devil's attacks are an attempt to steal, kill or destroy what is ours. We how to identify these, face them and move ahead.
Our Lust for evil things… idolatry… sexual impurity… rebellion… is what keeps us away from moving into the Promised Land that God has called us into… We end up wandering in circles in the wilderness of bondages & strongholds… It is now time for us to wake up to our calling and pursue the march of victory into our spiritual inheritance.
The Lord Jesus intended for every person who believed in Him to do the works He did and even greater works (John 14:12). While God does have specific gifts, calling and anointing placed on specific individuals with a ministry function in the Body of Christ, the power and authority to minister healings and deliverance is given to every believer. The Lord desires to see every child of His, young and old, moving in the power of His Spirit, in the authority of Jesus' name, doing the works of the Father, so that people will know and experience the living Jesus in their lives! This series is designed to equip you minister healing and deliverance in Jesus' name!