• "and lead us not into TEMPTATION…"

    TEMPTATION. It’s the inevitable. Paul paints a picture in Romans 7:15 and 19 when he says, “For I do not understand my own actions [I am baffled, bewildered]. I do not practice or accomplish what I wish, but I do the very thing that I loathe [which my moral instinct condemns]…For I fail to practice the good deeds I desire to do, but the evil deeds that I do not desire to do are what I am [ever] doing.” Ever found yourself in a cycle similar to this? Paul describes it as a war between the flesh and the Spirit, and it doesn’t have favorites. It’s a battle we’ve all experienced, or will…