Cookie a day: Run Don’t Walk From Temptation

22 Flee from youthful passions, and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.

2 Timothy 2:22


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When you are being tempted to sin against the Lord, flee. Why does it say to run rather than walk away? The longer you stay there the stronger the desire for that particular sin grows and permeates your mind. If you flee and get away as fast as possible, you don’t give it enough time to take root. After you have left the presence of temptation the desire to do it will quickly vanish. Next time you are tempted don’t think just run.

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5 thoughts on “Cookie a day: Run Don’t Walk From Temptation

      1. In this case, deleting social media accounts? I just stumbled on an article today about “rib-cage bragging,” a disturbing trend celebs in their bikinis promote “sweeping” social media. It is posing in a two-piece with their rib cage protruding.
        I can honestly say life was much better without this social media machination that enables narcissistic tendencies.

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