When I was young, we often heard messages for youth that emphasized dealing with a temptation confronting you by running to God in prayer.
“No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. 153 more words
Forasmuch as we have heard, that certain which went out from us have troubled you with words, subverting your souls… Acts 15:24
I often read the scriptures and come to a phrase that jolts my thinking, and I respond, “I have no idea what that means.” It is always a call to stop and pray until understanding comes. 509 more words
“Seven days you shall celebrate a feast to the Lord your God in the place which the Lord chooses, because the Lord your God will bless you in all your produce and in all the work of your hands, so that you will be altogether joyful” ~ Deuteronomy 16:15. 547 more words