Proverbs 25:28 & Hebrews 12:11
Anything uncontrolled can harm our relationship with God or with others:
- Anger (Proverbs 29:11)
- Drinking (Proverbs 23:29-35)
- Lust (Proverbs 6:26)
- Ambition (Proverbs 23:4)
- Spending (Proverbs 21:20)
Galatians 5:22-23 & Titus 2:12
Start With Yourself
Start With A Plan—Proverbs 13:3; Proverbs 19:11
Accept Responsibility—Luke 16:10; Genesis 3:12
God will do his part; will you do your part in controlling yourself?
Aristotle once said, “I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is the victory over self.” One of the great areas we struggle in is self-control. Self-Control is learning to subordinate our desires to God’s desires. Join us as we dive deeper into this difficult but all important subject.