Tags: chastening of the Lord, Conviction of Sin, Holy Spirit, sin separates us, struggle to overcome sin|
Every Christian who is honest says these words: It is a struggle to overcome sin. As an avid reader and a pastor and speaker for many years, I realize that the bulk of sermons, books and articles about this subject speak largely of our responsibility. And we do have a huge
Tags: bible forgiveness, how to forgive someone, what forgiveness is, what forgiveness isnt|
In this article I am going to share what the Bible teaches about how to forgive someone. The first thing you must understand is that your enemy doesn’t want you to forgive anyone. I am talking about Satan, Lucifer, the devil, a supernatural created being with real power. The Bible calls
Tags: accuser of the brethren, Defeat the devil, Jesus our advocate, Old Testament Job, Peter|
I want to equip you with sufficient knowledge and with the Word so that you will understand that you can win in the biggest spiritual battle of your life. That battle is the struggle against sin. If you have a hunger for God and a desire to please Him, you must
Tags: did God really say, doubt God's Word, Resist the devil, Satan is a liar, satans strategies, world flesh devil|
In this article we are going to show you how to resist the devil by understanding his main strategy toward you. This article is a series of articles about the three battle fronts every Christian has: the world, the flesh and the devil. There are two underlying assumptions that
Tags: defeat the world, overcome sin, we overcome the world by faith, world system|
The greatest battle we face as believers is to overcome sin in our lives. Does the world control much of the things you value and love and esteem? If so, this article is for you. This article will equip you to be an effective Christian. We are looking at what the theologians call sanctification.
Tags: battle for holiness, defeating the flesh, flesh vs. spirit, overcoming the flesh, war within|
In this article, I am going to give you some solid biblical strategies about defeating the flesh. Before we look at those, please allow me a moment to set the stage for our discussion. I wish to use some examples from the history of the United States of America.
Tags: battle for holiness, righteousness of God in Christ, struggle against sin, the devil, the flesh, the world, who we are in Christ|
I believe that many believers struggle in the battle for holiness. Jerry Bridges is a wonderful author and he shares this personal story of his own struggle to be victorious: “The shrill ring of the telephone shattered the stillness of the beautiful, crisp Colorado morning. On the other end was one