THE SPIRITUAL GARMENT IN YOUR
Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience
IN CONTRARY TO YOUR EVERYDAY ATTIRE YOU CLOTHED YOURSELF IN, THERE'S ANOTHER TYPE OF CLOTHING THAT YOU SHOULD GARMENT YOURSELF WITH THAT IS VERY DETRIMENTAL TO A PRODUCTIVE CHRISTIAN LIFE. IN THIS PASSAGE WE'RE GOING TO EXPLORE TEN TYPES OF "SPIRITUAL CLOTHING" THAT WOULD GUIDE YOU INTO AN UNDERSTANDING OF YOUR "SPIRITUAL CLOSET"
"GARMENT OF SALVATION AND RIGHTEOUSNESS"
I AM OVERWHELMED WITH JOY IN THE LORD MY GOD! FOR HE HAS DRESSED ME IN THE CLOTHING OF SALVATION AND DRAPED ME IN A ROBE OF RIGHTEOUSNESS. ISAIAH 61:10
LET SALVATION BE YOUR COMPASS TO CHRIST'S VICTORY OVER THE PENalty OF SIN AND AN ASSURANCE OF PRAISE TO "JESUS" FOR DELIVERANCE AND RECONCILING OUR RELATIONSHIP BACK WITH OUR FATHER, SAVING AND BLESSING US WITH THE GIFT OF ETERNAL LIFE. THEN ALLOW RIGHTEOUSNESS BE THE ATTIRE OF A MORAL CHARACTER THAT Reflects THE HOLINESS OF GOD.
GARMENT OF JOY
You have taken away my clothes of mourning and clothed me with joy. PSALM 30:11
JOY IS NOT AN EMOTION BUT RATHER AN EXPERIENCE. ALLOW THE OIL OF JOY(PSALM45:7) TO BRING AN ATMOSPHERE OF GLADNESS TO YOUR LIFE.
GARMENT OF PRAISE
bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair. ISAIAH 61:3
GARMENT YOURSELF WITH THANKSGIVING AND GLORIFY OUR FATHER WITH A CONFESSION OF HONOR.
GARMENT OF THE "HOLY SPIRIT"
I am going to send you what my Father has promised; but stay in the city until you have been clothed with power from on high." LUKE 24:49
GARMENT YOURSELF WITH THE SPIRIT OF GOD, YOUR SPIRITUAL CONNECTION to THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN. THE COMFORTER, COUNSELOR, ADVOCATE, GUIDE, INTERCESSOR, SPIRIT OF TRUTH AND THE TEACHER.
GARMENT OF STRENGTH
You have clothed me with strength for battle; You subdue my adversaries beneath me. 2 Samuel 22:40
DRAPE YOURSELF WITH THE EMPOWERMENT OF GOD'S MIGHTY
HAND. LET HIS MIGHTY POWER STRENGTHEN YOU TO
CONQUER ALL BATTLES that YOU ENCOUNTER.
GARMENT OF HONOR AND MAJESTY
adorn yourself with glory and splendor and clothe yourself in honor and majesty. JOB 40:10
WRAP YOURSELF WITH DIGNITY AND INTEGRITY BECAUSE OF THE PRESTIGE POSITION OF ROYALTY WE INHERIT BY BEING A CHILD OF GOD.
GARMENT OF LIGHT
The LORD wraps himself in light as with a garment; he stretches out the heavens like a tent PSALM 104:2
YOU ARE THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD SO ALLOW YOUR GARMENT OF LIGHT TO SHINE BEFORE ALL PEOPLE SO THAT OUR FATHER IN HEAVEN CAN BE GLORIFIED THROUGH THE ACTION OF YOUR LIFE
GARMENT OF LOVE
Above all, clothe yourselves with love, which binds us all together in perfect harmony. COLOSSIANS 3:14
LET COMPASSION BE THE Infrastructure OF YOUR SPIRITUAL NATURE IN CHRIST SO THAT THE COMPLEXION OF YOUR PERSONALITY REFLECTS THE CHARACTER OF GOD.
GARMENT OF A NEW PERSON
Put on your new nature, created to be like God--truly righteous and holy EPHESIANS 4:24
DISSAEMBLE THE ATTACHMENT OF WHO YOU WERE AND CLOTHED YOURSELF WITH THE FASHION OF A NEW CHARACTER
IN JESUS CHRIST.
GARMENT OF THE "BLOOD OF JESUS"
He is clothed in a robe dipped in blood, HIS NAME IS THE WORD OF GOD. REVELATION 19:13
LET THE BLOOD OF CHRIST BE THE COVERING AND PROTECTION FROM SIN, DEATH, AND ALL MY ENEMIES. THE MANIFESTING POWER THAT SAVES ALL SOULS.