Overcome temptations – Prayer for March 1. Overcome temptations is inevitable. It is what we face on daily basis. What makes us different is the power to overcome them that’s in us as a Christian.
Bible Verse for Today
“No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.” (1 Corinthians 10:13)
It is expected of us to face temptations, being tempted is not a sin. Even Jesus Christ faced it but he was victorious has he overcame the temptations. It has been stated already that God will not allow us to be tempted beyond what we can bear, beyond what we can overcome.
Our faith will surely be tested and that can come anytime. It could be when we feel we are spiritually strong that we can stand any challenges or when we are down physically, emotionally, financially, or when we are lonely, or even when we are in position of power. Jesus what tested in different areas; to misuse his power, to associate with the devil to get power and neglecting the real purpose of God, and to abuse the position he is in God’s kingdom. So also temptations come in different ways such as lust.
Jesus overcame temptations using the scriptures, you must also make use of the word of God today to face any temptation that might come your way and you will be victorious.
Overcome Temptations Prayer for Today
Dear Lord, thank you for your awesome power that works in me. And thank you for your goodness and for your blessings over me. I want to say thank you for your love also, it’s an amazing love that saved me, and thank you for showing me that you care a lot.
I am bound to make mistakes, forgive my mistakes and help me to forgive others too.
Temptation will sure come today Lord, and I don’t have the power of my own to overcome it. I need you to overcome every temptation that may come my way Lord. Help me to discern one when see it in Jesus name. Amen.