By Mark A. Finley
Every temptation we face, others have faced. God promises that every temptation from the evil one comes with a way of escape for those who draw strength from their faith in Christ.
4. Why does it seem that we fail repeatedly and commit the same sin again and again? Read the text below and fill in the blanks.
a. Jesus invites us to __________________________in Him.
One reason we fail again and again is because we attempt to live the Christian life in our strength, not His.
5. What assurance did the apostle Paul give regarding victory in the Christian life? Read the text below and write your thoughts. What does this Bible passage mean to you personally?
6. Is it possible to read the Bible and not receive the spiritual strength God intends? Find another missing link in overcoming sin in our lives. Read the text below and fill in the blank.
To benefit us, the Word of God must be mixed with________________________________________
Throughout the Bible, as men and women opened their hearts to receive God’s power, their lives were transformed. God’s grace is greater than sin. God’s power is mightier than the power of the evil one. The weakest child of God receiving His grace is stronger than all of the powers of hell. So today, open your heart to receive by faith everything God has for you, and your life will be one of victory, not frustrated defeat.