Temptation isn’t sin.
Maybe you need to hear that today. But perhaps you need to hear something else.
You aren’t alone in your temptation.
There’s power in the Word of God. Memorize one of these truths. Some are advice. Others are promises.
Follow the link for a verse that speaks to you. It will take you to Bible Gateway, where both a traditional version of the Bible is shared, but also The Message in everyday words.
Soak it in. Let it settle into your heart and thoughts. You have help when you are tempted. If you have questions, let’s take this deeper. ~ Suzie
10 Scriptures to Help When You Are Tempted
Matthew 6:13 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one.
Matthew 26:41 Watch and pray that you may not enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.
2nd Peter 2:9 …then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials, and to keep the unrighteous under punishment until the day of judgment
Luke 11:4 …and forgive us our sins, for we ourselves forgive everyone who is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation.
1 Peter 5:8-9 Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. Resist him, firm in your faith, knowing that the same kinds of suffering are being experienced by your brotherhood throughout the world.
Luke 22:40 And when he came to the place, he said to them, “Pray that you may not enter into temptation.
1 Corinthians 10:13 No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.
2 Thessalonians 3:3 But the Lord is faithful. He will establish you and guard you against the evil one.
1 Timothy 6:9 But those who desire to be rich fall into temptation, into a snare, into many senseless and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction.
Ephesians 6:12-13 For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places. Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand firm.