Temptations

            When we think of temptations we tend to think only the big sins matter, bur Satan knows Christians have a certain moral resolve. Sins of murder, stealing, and adultery are not really temptations. Knowing this he changes his tactics to tempt us with things such as worry, anger and not forgiving. The more … More Temptations

Defeating Temptation

            When Jesus was tempted in the wilderness by the Devil, in Matthew 4:1-11, He defeated temptation by saying, “It is written.” He then quoted the appropriate scripture for each temptation. In doing this He has shown us how to effectively deal with the temptations the Devil throws our way. I had always been advised … More Defeating Temptation

A Made Up Mind

            Temptation is a fact of life we have to live with daily, from hitting the snooze button, eating the doughnut or thinking thoughts that are not pleasing to God. We are all tempted in many ways every day. Why do some handle temptation better than others? Those who conquer temptation are those with a made up mind.           … More A Made Up Mind