Posts Tagged ‘Faith-Love and Hope’

The Armor of Light

June 3, 2017

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But since we belong to the day{ live in the light}, let us be self-controlled{sober}, putting on faith and love as a breastplate, and the hope of salvation as a helmet. –1Thess 5:8

To be sober and stand firm against the enemy –1Pe 5:8
Gird your loins with truth{ready for service} and –
Lk 12:35
Put on the breastplate of righteousness –
Eph 6:14
Put on the breastplate of faith and love and
… the hope of salvation as a helmet –
1Thess 5:8;Eph 6:17
To protect your heart. –He 4:12

Being sober and alert is of no avail unless armed by faith, hope, love and truth! Put on the armor of light! Put on the Lord Jesus Christ! –Ro 13:12-14

1 Thessalonians 1:3 AMPC … Recalling unceasingly before our God and Father your work energized by faith and service motivated by love and unwavering hope in [the return of] our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah).

From NetBible 1Thess 1:3

  • * These phrases denote Christian virtues in action: the work produced by faith, labor motivated by love, and endurance that stems from hope in Christ.

Colossians 1:5 NET … Your faith and love have arisen because of the hope which is laid up for you in heaven, of which you heard before in the word of the truth of the gospel.

From NetBible Col 1:5

  • * This hope endures and motivates believers to trust in Christ and to love one another.

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Being Sober&Alert is of no avail without Faith-Hope-Love&Truth-Put on theArmor of Light-Put on the LordJesusChrist!

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