Temptation is a powerful thing. It lures us in with promises of joy and satisfaction. But more times than not, when we give in to the temptation, we get the opposite of what we had hoped for.
So our natural tendency is to fight against temptation by removing it from our lives.
But oftentimes, when we remove the it, a different temptation creeps in and grabs hold of our lives. And so we still end up giving in to temptation, just of another variety.
So how in the world are we supposed to fight temptation and keep our priorities in the right place if removing it doesn’t help That’s what this week’s message is about.