Warnings Of God’s Word

Mature Class Study, teacher Edith Tolbert Paul warned them at Corinth that we’re in a race to win the prize. Temptations are common and we must be temperate as we strive to win so we have strength to win. Temperance is self-control, self-restraint, self-discipline and...

How Is Our Meditation?

Mature Class Study, teacher Edith Tolbert God wants our meditation to be acceptable. We’re fighting the enemy who doesn’t want us to meditate like God wants. Psalm 19:14 Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight,...

Understanding Our Emotional States

We want to see how the Bible looks at the mind and how we can be effect in maintaining emotional balance as Christians. II Timothy 1:7 For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind. God never wanted us to be bound up in...

Mind Battles

Paul gave an example of runners and fighters. When someone is planning to run in a marathon, they don’t stay up all night or just decide they’re going to run on the race day. They prepare, train, and restrict themselves (practice temperance, self-control). Paul said...

Temperance

Everyone of us need to be running in this race, to deny ourselves, and to be serious about winning. Hebrews 12:1-3 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset...