Responding To Temptations

Paul said he had to control his body so he could do what was needed. He wasn’t controlled by his feelings, thinking, personal reasoning, or the atmosphere of the world around him. I Corinthians 9:24-27 Know ye not that they which run in a race run all, but one...

We Can’t Trust Our Heart

We can’t follow our heart because it can distract and deceive us so we have desires that are contrary to God. Our heart is our whole being, our mind, our thoughts, and our spiritual intentions. Psalm 139:23-24 Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my...

Women Of Faith

There are two women listed as ones who lived by faith in the heroes of faith chapter Hebrews 11, Rahab and Tamar. Hebrews 10:38 Now the just shall live by faith: but if any man draw back, my soul shall have no pleasure in him. Jericho was the first city the Israelites...

How You Deceive Yourself

How are your ears connected to your heart? If we don’t have our ears connected to God through our heart, we won’t hear him when he talks to us. Proverbs 15:31-33 The ear that heareth the reproof of life abideth among the wise. He that refuseth instruction...