Iain M. Duguid- The Gospel, Spiritual Warfare, and the Christian Life

Posted On August 12, 2019

On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave Jenkins and Ian Duguid have a wide-ranging conversation about the grace of God and spiritual warfare, the place of the Word of God in spiritual warfare, along with his book, The Whole Armor of God: How Christ’s Victory Strengthens Us for Spiritual Warfare (Crossway, 2019).

What you’ll hear in this episode

  • The Old Testament background for what Paul says in Ephesians 6 about spiritual warfare.
  • The Lord as a Warrior and King who helps His people with the grace of God in spiritual warfare.
  • Preaching the gospel to ourselves and spiritual warfare.
  • The power of God in the gospel and in helping His people in spiritual warfare.
  • How Christians today misunderstand spiritual warfare, what to do about it, and speak to this particular problem.
  • A brief overview of Ephesians 6:10-18 and why Paul’s teaching in Ephesians 6:10-18 matters.
  • The relationship between the grace of God and spiritual warfare.
  • Advice to the Christian struggling with feelings of worthlessness, despair, and discouragement.
  • The place of the Word for the Christian in spiritual warfare.
  • How Pastors, ministry leaders, and Bible study teachers can help God’s people on the subject of spiritual warfare.
  • Recommended books on spiritual warfare for Christians for future study on this topic.
  • How ministry leaders can determine if someone is under spiritual attack and help them to address the attack with the Word of God.

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