Day 40: Clothe Yourself
The night is about over,
dawn is about to break....
Get out of bed and get dressed*
Brush your teeth
Drink you coffee, tea or smoothie
We can’t afford to waste a minute, must not squander these precious daylight hours in frivolity and indulgence, in sleeping around and dissipation, in bickering and grabbing everything in sight.*
there is one more thing
that has to be done
before you do the next thing...
Don’t loiter and linger, waiting until the very last minute.
Dress yourselves in Christ, and be up and about! *Romans 13:12-14
All of Him
His Protective Coat~
...with the belt of truth buckled around your waist,
with the breastplate of righteousness in place,
and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace..*.
take up the shield of faith,
with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one.
Take the helmet of salvation
sword of the Spirit,
which is the Word of God.*
enables you to
be strong in the Lord and in His mighty power.*
the full Armor of God,
so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground. *Ephesians 6
that come your way
to steal your
Don't leave home without them
not only on this
40th Day of our Journey
but on the
and the next day and the next...
as we continue
to walk with the One who wants to walk with us
beyond the 40th Day,
We stand in grace (Romans 5:2).
We stand in the gospel (1 Corinthians 15:1).
We stand in courage and strength (1 Corinthians 16:13).
We stand in faith (2 Corinthians 1:24).
We stand in Christian liberty (Galatians 5:1).
We stand in Christian unity (Philippians 1:27).
We stand in the Lord (Philippians 4:1).
We should stand perfect and complete in the will of God (Colossians 4:12).
David Guzik, Enduring Word