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Biblical encouragement concerning our daily struggle with sin

Satan has had centuries to perfect his crafty strategies, and has the resources to implement his devious plans. What chance do we possibly have against such an insurmountable enemy? If you’ve put your faith in Jesus, you have resources too! Resources that can help you win the battle.

Why a self-assured pride in our own abilities is a clever trap designed by our Enemy!

Our culture considers it an admirable quality to think, “I can do this by myself!” That it’s the sign of healthy self-esteem. A study on Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount.

An eye-opening discussion you don’t want to miss

There are many kinds of temptations. Some are obvious appeals to sin. But other enticements may seem perfectly logical and reasonable in the moment! Let's discuss how the Enemy tempts us to “throw our pearls before swine.”

Discover Satan’s role in temptation, and how to avoid being drawn into his snare

Behind our political, economic, and social structures is another system at work in the world that has more control than we realize. It’s spiritual in nature and evil in purpose.

An eye-opening conversation about the Devil and his schemes

Temptation is often cloaked in goodness, enticing us to accept its siren call without regard to the consequences. Let's look at how Satan uses temptations to cause us to turn away from God.

Discover how temptation is really a choice, to either love God or to go against Him

Cornered with an enticing temptation, and seeing no way out, it’s easy to believe that giving in is the only option. Another interesting study on the role of the Ten Commandments.

Discover our enemy’s age-old schemes, so we won’t fall for them anymore!

Since the beginning of time, the Evil One has been using the same proven strategies to get us to fall into temptation!

The importance of praying “Lead us not into temptation”

What’s your weakness? Whether it’s chocolate cake, a corner office, or a pretty face, we all have things that tempt us at our most vulnerable points. A lesson on avoiding the pitfalls in life.

An insightful study on Jesus’ words, “Lead us not into temptation”

Temptation is all around us. And if we’re not careful, we’re liable to fall right into its trap! Let's suggest ways to avoid getting caught in the snare!

Take a practical look at dealing with temptation

As believers in Christ, we have an ancient foe doing all he can to trip us up. But thankfully, God has provided spiritual tools to combat our enemy and gain the victory!

Discover what it means to pray, “Lead us not into temptation”

It’s not uncommon to have questions when reading some of Jesus’ teaching. He often spoke in riddles and parables, which may seem foreign to those of us living in the twenty-first century! Let's discuss a puzzling request found in the Lord’s Prayer.

The Repercussions Of Putting Money Ahead Of Our Affection For God

When the love of money creeps into our hearts, we can lose our focus on the one true God.

A Timely Reminder Of Who’s Behind Temptation

We’re faced with temptation every day, whether it’s a tantalizing treat at the grocery store, or a Web site on the Internet.

Discover How To Steer Clear Of Those Dangerous Situations That Lead Us Into Sin

Each one of us faces temptation of some sort. It may be a certain kind of food we can’t resist, a store we love to shop in, or something heavier, that causes us to fall into sin.

Uncover The Symptoms Of Coveting That Reveal Its Toxic Presence In Our Lives

We don’t often think of sin as we would a disease ravaging our body, and yet, sin is toxic to our lives and ultimately to our souls. Look at the tenth commandment, “You shall not covet.”