When soldiers are on the battle field, they at once leave all the things that entangle and disturb them from combat. More than that, they prepare themselves by putting on armor to protect themselves and attack the enemy. Why? Because combat is a matter of life or death.
The spiritual battle in many ways mirrors the physical one. As we look at Paul’s teaching on the whole armor of God, and what role it plays in the struggle against the evil powers of this world, we will answer these two questions: 1) What is the spiritual battle? 2) How do we win this battle?