Sermons on Temptation

Sermons on Temptation

Proverbs 1:8-19 (Part 2)

In Proverbs 1:8-19 Solomon begins his instructions to his son.  In this world there are many temptations that we face and our children face.  How are we to resist temptations? How are you to instruct your children so that they are able to resist them? Solomon here gives a warning to his son explaining the kinds of things he will face, explaining what a gang might say, how they will try to entice him, and why they should not be…

Proverbs 1:8-19 (Part 1)

In Proverbs 1:8-19 Solomon begins his instructions to his son. Throughout the book of Proverbs there is an emphasis on instruction within the family, particularly parents to children. As was the case in Solomon’s day, there is a great temptation to listen to a peer group rather than to parents. Godliness in the home entails careful instruction of children concerning temptations to sin and obedient children who heed their parents’ advice rather than their friends’.