How To Dress For Spiritual Success by Ronnie Floyd

C 629
THE WINNABLE WAR
"How To Overcome Satan's Attacks In Your Life"
Sermon #5
"HOW TO DRESS FOR SPIRITUAL SUCCESS"
Ephesians 6:10-18
May 31, 1992
INTRODUCTION:
There is a lot of information written and spoken today about
how to dress for success. Someone has said, "A perfect suit
is like money in the bank." A feeling of confidence and
belonging translates into success. What you wear communicates
a message. For example, a sharp pinstriped navy blue suit,
a white shirt, with a red tie, communicates authority. Many
believe the way you dress determines your success.
I thought seriously about the possibility today of wearing the
most chaotic attire I could come up with that would be sore
to the human eyes. It would have communicated anything
other than success. The reason I almost did this was to
illustrate to each of us what we do spiritually much of the
time.
Each day you enter life, you have the option of getting dressed
for the occasion in a spiritual manner. Do you get dressed
properly? Are you dressing for spiritual success?
T.S.
The final message in this spiritual warfare series is entitled,
"How To Dress For Spiritual Success." Listen to what God
tells us in His Word about this subject.
I. UNDERSTAND FULLY THE OCCASION YOU ARE GOING
TO ATTEND. (vs. 10-12
Illustrate:
While in seminary, Jeana worked at a Lincoln Mercury
dealership in Fort Worth, Texas. Our experience at
the Country Club. We did not fully understand the
occasion we were attending.
Application:
This is the way it is with us much of the time in life.
We are entering spiritual warfare and not putting the
right clothes on in order to dress properly for the
occasion.
Epl1ain:
Verse 10
Be empowered by the Lord and rely fully on His
strength.
Verse 11
Like you put on your physical clothing, put on your
spiritual clothing which is God's armor for battle.
Through doing this you can stand firm against the
cunning, crafty, and sneaky enemy called the devil,
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