Bible Study Notes

 

 

Prayer Wars
 

Ephesians 6:10-24

 

In a war of bullets, careful aim and heavy armor win battles. In a war of words, eloquent speech and sharp pens overcome the opposition. But if the fight is outside the realm of sight, sound and touch, how are victories won?

 

1.} How do you respond to the idea that there are spiritual forces in the universe that are working against God’s will?
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2.} In Ephes. 6:10-12 Paul emphasizes that our struggle is not with flesh and blood.

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3.} How do you sense a battle around you with more than physical forces and foes?
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4.} When Paul wrote Ephesians, he may have been chained to a Roman soldier (see Ephes. 6:20). This could easily have inspired his analogy of Ephes. 6:13-17. How does the “armor of God” prepare us for spiritual battle?
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5.} Which piece of armor do you need most to fight your spiritual battles? Explain.
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