Shield of Faith (1): Faith as a Shield

That night, when Danny and Becky were ready for bed, their mother pulled out the book on Roman armor. “We’re up to talking about the shield of faith.” Danny peered at the picture of the Roman legionnaire standing next to his shield. The shield was so big it came up to his waist. “They had […]

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The Shield of Faith

After a delicious banquet dinner and a brief recess, we went into the auditorium of Fourth Church for our post-banquet activities. Rev. H. C. Hoeksema, the speaker for the evening, highlighted the evening by delivering a very well-prepared, forceful and inspiring speech. We were reminded by Rev. Hoeksema that in the figure of the Shield […]

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