Powered by 4 - April 10, 2014

Deadly Blisters

today's reading.
Judges 16:1-22    

the blog.
My mom used to tell me "If you play with fire, you're going to get burned." Wise words from a wise woman. I wouldn't be surprised if Samson's parents had given him that same warning growing up. Samson knew Delilah's intent wasn't for his good. She was absolutely up front about it. Yet, he chose to play the deadly game anyway, and as a result--he got burned. 

So how should we respond when we're confronted with temptation? What are things you do? Any verses come to mind about dealing with and overcoming temptation that are helpful to you? Tami

Join the discussion on the P4 Blog
Listen to Back to the Bible


Powered by 4 is all about engaging God's Word and living it out--in community. So if it's encouragement you want or motivation you need, join the discussion on the P4 Blog--a place to weigh in on the daily scripture as well as share thoughts & questions. And, for a more in-depth look at Scripture, tune in to the daily Back to the Bible radio program with John Munro.

  • Editors' Picks

    Stop Trying to Read the Bible in a Year!
    Stop Trying to Read the Bible in a Year!
  • The God of All Weather
    The God of All Weather
  • Does Islam Promote Violence?
    Does Islam Promote Violence?