How do I resist temptation? A lesson from Jesus Weary and tired from a long day of errands, I struggle with putting the key into my front door. Sliding and twisting the lock, I grab the handle and feel my shoulders relax; I am home! Looking down, I pick up my bounty of joy andContinue reading “Resisting temptation. A lesson from Jesus”
“My parents were alcoholics but I can control my alcohol. One sip a day doesn’t effect me.” “Just one peek at that porn.” “No one will know if I cheat on my test.” “I don’t gossip. I just like sharing with others.” “I have to lie. No other choice.” “TV or reading my bible?” DayContinue reading “Do this the next time you are experiencing temptation “
“And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one. ’” (Matt 6:13) Does God actually lead us into temptation?