The current series is all about the daily battles with evil in this life. Whether we know it or not, a spiritual war IS being waged daily to gain control of our lives. It seems that we are continually playing Defense – reacting to the devil’s trials. How we can be proactive and take an Offensive posture is to, “..put to death the deeds of the flesh…” Meaning, taking control of passions of the body and keeping them in check. “Passions” not only describe the obvious sexual-type urges, it also describes overeating, too much television, excessive internet use, obsessive behaviors of every kind. Think of these in context of the Seven Deadly Sins if that will help you remember. Most of our passions can fit in one of the following categories:
This Series dives into practical matters of a Christian’s walk. It addresses WHAT the issue is; WHY we get in trouble and why the act is bad for us; and, HOW to remedy the situation.