When Tempted

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You Are Never Given More Than You Can Handle

You are tempted in the same way that everyone else is tempted. But God can be trusted not to let you be tempted too much, and he will show you how to escape from your temptations. 1 Corinthians 10:13 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

“You are tempted in the same way that everyone else is tempted.”


Stay Awake

“…Stay awake and pray that you won’t be tested. You want to do what is right, but you are weak.” Matthew 26:41 Contemporary English Version (CEV)


Don’t Give Up

“But they don’t have deep roots, and they believe only for a little while. As soon as life gets hard, they give up.”

Deep Roots of Sin- artist unknown
Deep Roots of Sin- artist unknown

The seeds that fell on rocky ground are the people who gladly hear the message and accept it. But they don’t have deep roots, and they believe only for a little while. As soon as life gets hard, they give up. Luke 8:13 Contemporary English Version (CEV)


God Rescues The Godly From Temptation

If this is so, then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials and to hold the unrighteous for punishment on the day of judgment. 2 Peter 2:9 New International Version (NIV)


Even Jesus Was Tested

Jesus understands every weakness of ours, because he was tempted in every way that we are.

The Holy Spirit led Jesus into the desert, so that the devil could test him. Mathew 4:1 CEV Contemporary English Version (CEV)Snake and Apple of Temptation

For forty days Jesus was tested by the devil, and during that time he went without eating. When it was all over, he was hungry. Luke 4:2 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

Jesus understands every weakness of ours, because he was tempted in every way that we are. But he did not sin! Hebrews 4:15 Contemporary English Version (CEV)


God Does Not Tempt You | Evil does

Don’t blame God when you are tempted! God cannot be tempted by evil, and he doesn’t use evil to tempt others. James 1:13 Contemporary English Version (CEV)


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