God Is Our Shield

What are shields used for? Give an example of a type of shield you have used recently.

What was the context of David describing God as a shield in Psalms 3?

In addition to being a shield, how does David, describe God? What is the general idea behind all of these designations?

What were the circumstances of Psalm 18? How is God described in the beginning of this chapter?

What did God say to Abraham before He told him He was his “shield and exceedingly great reward” (Genesis 15:1)

Read about King Solomon’s shields in 1 Kings 10:14-17. How is Solomon’s attitude about his shield different from his father David? What happened to the shields of David? (1 Kings 14:25-28)

Other verses that describe God as a shield: Psalms 91:4, Proverbs 30:5, other?

What kind of protection does God provide for us today?

What does the shield of faith do, according to Ephesians 6:16?

What do we need guarding from according to Philippians 4:4-7?

Has God promised to keep us from all physical harm?

What did God promise in 1 Corinthians 10:13?

Share any thoughts or questions you have in the reply box below. We will review this material together Wednesday night at 7 pm at 1796 Old Middleburg Road. We will also livestream the class on Facebook.