Tag: temptation

Distractions

Distractions

38 Now it happened as they went that He entered a certain village; and a certain woman named Martha welcomed Him into her house. 39 And she had a sister called Mary, who also sat at Jesus’ feet and heard…

Riches & Poverty

Riches & Poverty

“One man pretends to be rich, yet has nothing; another pretends to be poor, yet has great wealth” (Proverbs13: 7). What a difficult thing it is not to measure our lives by worldly standards! The Living Bible’s paraphrase of the…

Life Ain’t Easy

Life Ain’t Easy

Very often we can find ourselves looking around at our brothers and sisters and think, “Wow, they make being a Christian look so easy!” We can think that they have everything all squared away in their life, and that the…

The Hammer & the Nail

The Hammer & the Nail

I recently was reminded of a phrase that I heard during my first football practice as a kid. We were split up into two lines. One line was for the runner who was carrying the football, and the other line…