Making and maturing disciples of Christ

'temptation' Tagged Sermons

Beginnings sermon series

Forgotten?

Genesis 39-40 – Joseph’s life is the stuff of nightmares.  Betrayed, enslaved, falsely accused, imprisoned and seemingly forgotten – this is Joseph’s lot.  From this grim account, Christians can learn 2 facts about hard times: firstly, God is with us, and secondly so is temptation.

Roadmaps for living series

Seduction

Proverbs 7 – As we saw last time, life’s full of pitfalls.  But what if we want to fall in?  Warnings are a must.  Proverbs 7 gives us three: seek the protection of God’s Word, don’t destroy your life, see the carnage and be on your guard.

Roadmaps for living series

Pitfalls

Proverbs 5-6 – Few think clearly in a moment of temptation.  Few stop and think well.  Instead we rationalise.  We need wisdom! Proverbs 5-6 describe for us 4 common pitfalls: adultery, debt, laziness and troublemaking.