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
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