Pray on the Armor of God
With this prayer based on Paul’s exhortation in Ephesians 6:10u201318, we can “put on” the Armor of God and defend ourselves against discouragement and doubt. The sword of the Spirit will protect us as we struggle “not against flesh and blood, but against the powers of this dark world.”
Equip me, Lord:
In Your grace, help me to say “no” to all ungodliness and worldly passions, and with the sword of the Spirit, the Word of God (v. 17).
How do I pray for the Armor of God?
Thank you for Your powerful armor, God. I pray that You would go ahead of me today and take down everything the devil is planning to attack me with. Prepare my heart and mind for whatever I will face today.
How do I pray to protect God?
As I begin this day, I pray for Your protection; You are my safe haven, and I can always find refuge under Your wings. Protect me from harm wherever I go, and keep evil at bay; no matter where I am, I will look to You as my Protector, the one who fights for me every day.
How do we put on the full armor of God daily?
How do I get God’s armor? We “put it on” by seeking God and His righteousness above all else (Matthew 6:33), making Him and His ways our dwelling place (Psalm 91:1), and desiring for His commands to become our ways (Psalm 37:4; 119:24, 111; Isaiah 61:10).
What are the 5 armor of God?
In Ephesians, these items are described as follows: loins girt with truth (belt of truth), breastplate of righteousness, shoes with the preparation of the gospel of peace (peace), shield of faith, helmet of salvation, and sword of the spirit/word of God.
Why is it important to put on the whole armor of God?
The armor of God represents the spiritual defense we must employ. The Bible tells us that we are fighting a war against Satan, who seeks to destroy us, and that we must therefore take action and put on God’s armor.
Why do we put on the armor of God?
Body Armor of Righteousness: Armor was worn to protect vital organs from harm, and we must use the Word of God to protect our hearts and live according to the scriptures to not give the enemy an advantage.
What are the most powerful prayers?
The Top 15 Most Influential Prayers
- Breathe in me, O Holy Spirit, that all my thoughts may be holy.
- The Lord is my shepherd
- I shall not want.
- O gracious and holy Father,
- Morning Prayer.
- Christ with me, Christ before me,
- The Serenity Prayer.
What Bible says about protection?
My God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold and refuge, my savior; you save me from violence; I call upon the Lord, who is worthy of praise, and I am delivered from my enemies.
What are the 5 basic prayer?
Adoration, contrition, thanksgiving, and supplication, abbreviated as A.C.T.S., are the four basic forms of prayer. The Liturgy of the Hours, the seven canonical hours of the Catholic Church prayed at set prayer times, is recited daily by clergy, religious, and devout believers.
Is prayer part of the armor of God?
Paul adds that we should always be praying at the end of the armor of God passage in Ephesians 6, so that we can be ready to fight any battle that comes our way. When we embody each part of the armor and stay connected to God through prayer, we can be ready to fight any battle that comes our way.
What are the 7 pieces of armor of God?
The God’s Armor
- We should put on the u201cbreastplate of righteousnessu201d (Ephesians 6:14
- DandC 27:16).
- Sword. We should wield the u201csword of the Spirit, which is the word of Godu201d (Ephesians 6:17
- see DandC 27:18).
How do I remember the armor of God?
Put on the entire armor of God so that you can stand against the devil’s schemes. TRiPS stands for:
- Truth (belt)
- Righteousness (breastplate)
- Peace (shoes)
- Salvation (Helmet).
What do you mean by armor?
1: a protective outer layer (as of a ship, a plant or animal, or a cable) 2: a quality or circumstance that affords protection the armor of prosperity 3: armored forces and vehicles (such as tanks) 4: a protective outer layer (as of a ship, a plant or animal, or a cable)
How do you pray in the Spirit?
Christ’s response is the Lord’s Prayer ( Matthew 6:9u201313), and I hope they will inspire you to make 2021 a year of prayer.
- Thank him.
- Ask for God’s will.
- Say what you need.
- Ask for forgiveness.
- Pray with a friend.
- Pray the Word.
- Memorize Scripture.
What is the shield of faith?
The shield of faith is the fourth piece of armor Paul discusses in Ephesians 6, and he tells us to take it up in order to extinguish all the evil one’s flaming arrows. Faith is believing that God created the world and sent His only Son to die for our sins so that we might have eternal life.