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"The Whole Armor of God" encourages us to remember to pray and read scriptures daily to clothe ourselves with the Armor of God so we can be protected against temptation.

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Lyrics: Verse 1 <br/>When I wake up in the morning <br/>And get ready for my day, <br/>I’m glad when I remember <br/>To stop and pray right away <br/>For I can't be my best <br/>Without the breastplate of righteousness; <br/>The helmet of salvation <br/>Keeps my thoughts free from temptation. <br/>When I hold up the shield of faith, <br/>The Lord is watching, keeping me safe: <br/>When I pray to Heav’nly Father as I ought, <br/>I put on the whole armor of God. <br/> <br/>Verse 2 <br/>When I’m going and I’m coming, <br/>When I work and when I play, <br/>It's the Word of God I ponder <br/>And do my best to obey. <br/>For I’ve learned in my youth <br/>The need for girding myself with truth; <br/>I wield the sword of Spirit, <br/>With each prompting as I hear it. <br/>I know the Lord will guide my feet <br/>When I walk with the gospel of peace: <br/>When I read and heed the scriptures as I ought, <br/>I put on the whole armor of God.
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