Temptations part 2

Luke 22:40 “And when he was at the place, he said unto them, Pray that ye enter not into temptation.” Although God does promise to not give us more than what we can handle, we should be praying that we won’t even be in the position to be tempted. Read more »

Temptations

1 Corinthians 10:13 “There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to […] Read more »

Work part 5

Psalms 37:4 “Delight thyself also in the Lord: and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.” It will take some time and effort on our part to delight, or please, the Lord but we are promised that He will give us the desires of our hearts. That doesn’t […] Read more »

Work part 4

Philippians 4:19 “But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.” One way that God answers this is by giving us the ability to work. If we are not working and doing our part then why should God take care of us. […] Read more »

Work part 3

Psalms 90:17 “And let the beauty of the Lord our God be upon us: and establish thou the work of our hands upon us; yea, the work of our hands establish thou it.” We won’t need to brag about ourselves if our work ethic precedes us. Our work for the […] Read more »

Work part 2

Colossians 3:23 “And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men;” While serving the Lord is good, doing it for the right reasons is better. Galatians 6:7 “Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.” Read more »

Work

2 Thessalonians 3:10 “For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not work, neither should he eat.” Although God does promise to supply all of our needs, we still need to go to work and learn to be self sufficient. We should pray […] Read more »

Steadfast part 7

Daniel 1:8 “But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s meat, nor with the wine which he drank: therefore he requested of the prince of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself.” Like Daniel, we need to take a […] Read more »

Steadfast part 6

On those days that we struggle to keep going, remembering who believes in us can be helpful. Our pastors, Sunday School teachers, and others all believe in us that we can make it in our walk with the Lord and in our service to the Lord. There may be a […] Read more »

Steadfast part 5

Look up Psalms 62:1-8 and Psalms 1:1-6. If for no other reason, we need to be steadfast in our walk with the Lord to not be a stumbling block to those who are watching us. Our children and those who attend church, school, or work with us are watching us. […] Read more »