First Baptist Church Statesboro
Come and See: His Temptations
Sunday Worship
Locations & Times
  • First Baptist Church Statesboro
    108 N Main St, Statesboro, GA 30458, USA
    Saturday 5:00 PM
Main Thing to Know:
Temptation attracts; then it attacks
Truths about Temptation:
It is Real
It is Recurring
It is Resistable
1. During temptation, recognize the source
3 Sources of Temptation:
The devil
The world
Our flesh
Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am tempted by God”; for God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does He Himself tempt anyone. But each one is tempted when he is drawn away by his own desires and enticed. (James 1:13-14)
Be extremely afraid of that which is most pleasing to your flesh.
—Richard Baxter
2. During temptation, remember the Scriptures
5 Levels of Bible Intake:
Hearing the Scriptures
3. During temptation, rely upon the Spirit
No temptation has overtaken you except such as is common to man; but God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will also make the way of escape, that you may be able to bear it. (1 Corinthians 10:13)
Admit your weakness & willingness to sin