Church in the Canyon

Sermons from Church in the Canyon, a PCA church in Calabasas, CA

“The Shield of Faith “

May 29th, 2019

"The Shield of Faith "

Ephesians 6:16

May 19, 2019

Pastor Bob Bjerkaas

 

  • Key Terms

 

    1. Shield
    2. Fiery darts
    3. Faith

 

 

  • The Function of the Shield of Faith

 

 

  • What does Trusting God in the face of Temptation Look like?

 

    1. We know Satan’s schemes 2 Cor. 2:11
    2. Satan most desperate attempt Matt. 4:1-11
    3. Jesus was tempted even as we are Heb.:15

 

 

  • How Can You “Take Up the Shield of Faith?”

 

    1. Believe God’s claims about you
    2. Know and trust God’s commands to you
    3. Know and trust God’s promises to you

Application

  • Have you ever read the Bible?  Would you like to?
  • Are their temptations in your life that you persistently succumb to?  What do those struggles say about your identity, your trust in God, and your hope for the future?
  • Are your fighting the “evil one” at all?