The Breastplate of Righteousness
Scripture: Ephesians 6:14–6:14
Intro: If we are to put on the breastplate of righteousness,
how do we avoid self-righteousness?
Justification - The righteousness we have is the gift of God.
Sanctification - The righteousness we live is our response to God
(our responsibility with his enabling)
Glorification – The righteousness we will inherit is the work of God
This passage is about our response to God’s grace in the way we live:
Stand firm then…having put on the breastplate of righteousness.
1. What if we don’t?!
2. How do we do it?
3. Practical advice.