“How can I overcome temptation?”……The Scriptures tell us that we all face temptations. …1Corinthians 10:13…The temptations in your life are no different from what others experience. And God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. When you are tempted, he will show you a way out so […]

The Bible vs. Temptation …One of the things that bother me about Evangelical Christianity in America is the way it’s marketed. Walk into any popular Christian bookstore and you’ll be bombarded with best sellers on how Christianity helps you to overcome this or that bad habit; or how Christianity helps you to overcome depression, anxiety, […]

Protect Yourself Spiritually   He will… oppress the… people of the Most High… Daniel 7:25   Satan uses two strategies. First, ‘he will defy the Most High.’ Satan will always attack God’s plan, God’s principles and God’s people, so be on guard! Second, ‘he will… oppress the… people of the Most High.’ Weariness is a […]

“What was the meaning and purpose of Jesus’ temptations?”……The three temptations by Satan in the wilderness were not the only temptations our Lord ever suffered on Earth. We read in Luke 4:2 that He was tempted by the devil for forty days, but He was undoubtedly tempted at other times (Luke 4:13; Matthew 16:21–23; Luke […]

“What was the meaning and purpose of Jesus’ temptations?”……The three temptations by Satan in the wilderness were not the only temptations our Lord ever suffered on Earth. We read in Luke 4:2 that He was tempted by the devil for forty days, but He was undoubtedly tempted at other times (Luke 4:13Matthew 16:21-23Luke 22:42), and […]

“Why did Jesus instruct us to pray ‘lead us not into temptation’ when God states that He does not tempt us?”……We know fromJames 1:13that God does not tempt us to sin. If He did, He would be acting contrary to His holy nature, against His desire for us to be holy as He is holy […]