Category Archives: Temptation

Poison In Our Hearts

Satan is ever seeking to inject that poison into our hearts to distrust God’s goodness – especially in connection with his commandments. That is what really lies behind all evil, lusting and disobedience. A discontent with our position and portion, … Continue reading

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Your Lust Dead At Your Feet

Set faith at work on Christ for the killing of your sin. His blood is the great sovereign remedy for sin-sick souls. Live in this, and you will die a con­queror; yea, you will, through the good providence of God, … Continue reading

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Fiery Darts

Dear reader, are you a target against which the fiery darts of the devil are leveled? Are you sorely tempted? Do not be astonished as though some strange thing had happened unto you. The holiest of God’s saints have suffered … Continue reading

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The Chief Design Of Satan In All Your Temptations

If God works all things after the counsel of His own will; then know that God’s purposes are some way or other concerned in Satan’s tempting of the best of saints. If Satan could not enter into a herd of … Continue reading

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I Am Your Deadly Enemy

We are too apt to forget that temptation to sin will rarely present itself to us in its true colors, saying, “I am your deadly enemy, and I want to ruin you forever in hell.” Oh no! Sin comes to … Continue reading

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