Tag Archives: temptation

Hook Line and Sinker

This entry is part 36 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

The American spirit is one like never before in human history. We do things the way we want. We are built on an individualistic society. It’s all about us. Unless a tragedy happens. And then we bind together like most … Continue reading

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The War Raging Within

This entry is part 34 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

When I talk about holy living, I often hear saints say, “You talk an awful lot about victory over sin but what about the flesh that we are constantly fighting?” I want to be careful not to minimize the battle … Continue reading

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7 Power Moves Against Temptation

This entry is part 18 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

It’s one of the hottest topics in Christian circles. Preachers are always talking about temptation, desires, and sins. You get all types of teaching on the subject. On the conservative side, preachers and teachers are almost apocalyptic, telling you it’s … Continue reading

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2 Sides to Holiness

This entry is part 10 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

What’s your favorite sport? I flounder between football and baseball. I know many people complain about the time it takes to play baseball games nowadays. But I love watching baseball because suspense lurks around every play. But I also love … Continue reading

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Holy God, Holy People

This entry is part 3 of 60 in the series Holiness Matters

When we start listing the rules and principles in the Bible for holiness, some people wonder if it’s even possible to live a holy life. Some say yes, some say no. Great theological debates have raged for centuries about holiness. … Continue reading

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Sin, An Alien Among Us

Have you ever noticed all the personification in the Bible? Personification is a literary device authors use to give human traits to inhuman things. Sin is an interesting example. It’s viewed in several passages almost like a force or a … Continue reading

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