Daily · flesh · Holy Spirit · Prayer · Spirit · Way

fighting… daily…

No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. 1Corinthians 10:13 ESV The daily fight… flesh vs Spirit… it’s common to us all… But Jesus… He showed us the Way… to battle the flesh in the Spirit… “… Watch and pray that you may not enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing,…… Continue reading fighting… daily…

Battle · flesh · Holy Spirit · Spirit · Victory

flesh vs Spirit… a daily battle…

For the desires of the flesh are against the Spirit, and the desires of the Spirit are against the flesh, for these are opposed to each other, to keep you from doing the things you want to do. Galatians 5:17 ESV I’ve felt the battle of late… flesh vs Spirit… When I’m about the business…… Continue reading flesh vs Spirit… a daily battle…

Attitude · Holy Spirit · Love · Self-less · Spiritual Growth

Jesus-like…

Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind regard one another as more important than yourselves; do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others. Have this attitude in yourselves which was also in Christ Jesus… Philippians 2:3-5 NASB For Jesus… the needs…… Continue reading Jesus-like…

Discipleship · Holy Spirit · Work

yoke work…

Discipleship takes discipline — the work of straightening what is bent, retraining and strengthening our capacities, working loose the bonds that constrain us. –Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung, Glittering Vices Discipleship… it’s not what we think… It’s not about keeping a list… pursuing holiness through works… behavior modification by the power of our self-will… the keeping of rules……… Continue reading yoke work…