Again "given the right circumstances any of us are capable of any sin". The flesh is a really powerful thing, and when we do not solely rely on God and acknowledge that outside of Him no amount of personal will power and good intentions can save us; we are setting ourselves up to fail.
This couldn’t have been written any better.
I was in prayer the other day, thanking God for delivering me from a host of strongholds, habits, desires and the like that I had at one time or another in life been bound by. I was thinking, “Man! Some of those things took forever for me to be delivered from.” It wasn’t too long after that thought entered my head that the Lord began to bring the story of Paul and Silas in the Philippian jail to my remembrance. (Acts 16:22-30)
As the well known story goes, after being thrown in jail, Paul and Silas began to sing praises to God and suddenly the ground began to violently shake to the point, the Bible says, that the very foundation of the prison was shaken. The doors flung open, the chains were loosed, and the prisoners were free…or were they?!
Before y’all start screaming, “Heretic!!!” and throwing stones…
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