"Blessed is the man
that endureth temptation:
for when he is tried, he shall
crown of life, which the Lord hath
to them that love him."
Temptation is pretty common,
batting average for resisting it
experiences are a lot like seat belts on cars.
don't fasten them,
buzzer goes off and annoys us.
though we know they are there for our
choose to fasten them behind us
thus shut off the buzzer
was reminding us to do the safe thing.
Christians know deep down inside what is
know that the right thing
best thing for us.
coaches us from the inside with
"buzzer," the Holy Spirit,
us resist temptation.
often, we choose to ignore this buzzer also
look for a way to shut it off.
ignore God's signal and follow our own,
though experience shows us
things get messed up when do not listen to
to understand a little more about how
we can win the battle.
understanding of the kinds of strategies
uses to defeat us
help us overcome temptation.
for the buzzer of the Holy Spirit,
don't ignore God's safety alert,
always shows us what's best for us!