Devotionals

17 Jan Ephesians 6:13, 15-16; 2 Corinthians 5:14-15

The 1st Century soldier’s shoes were sandals with hobnails in the soles for better footing. With these shoes, they could stand in rough terrain and withstand the onslaught of an attacking army. Shoes of the Gospel of peace shows that we have peace with God and need not fear...

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16 Jan Ephesians 6:13-14b; James 2:14-17

13 Therefore, take up the full armor of God, so that you will be able to resist in the evil day, and having done everything, to stand firm. 14 Stand firm therefore, HAVING GIRDED YOUR LOINS WITH TRUTH, and HAVING PUT ON THE BREASTPLATE OF...

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16 Jan Ephesians 6:13-14b; James 2:14-17

The 1st Century soldier’s breastplate consisted of metal plates or chains that covered the body from neck to waist. Spiritually, the Breastplate of Righteousness is the protection of the chest and stomach which is where a lot of the vital organs are. Words are no...

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12 Jan 2 Corinthians 5:18-20; 1 Peter 3:15

18 Now all these things are from God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation, 19 namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and He has committed to us the...

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