Three Distractions

Some quick notes:

The Desire for Possessions The Desire for Physical Pleasure The Desire for Power and Prestiege
(Pride)
Genesis 3 Pleasant to the eyes Good for food Desire to be wise
1 Jn 2:15-17 Lust of the eyes Lust of the flesh Pride of life
Matthew 13 Riches Pleasures Cares (using own power)
Matthew 4:13 Kingdoms of the World Stones to Bread Throw yourself down (you’re so important, God won’t let youu hurt yourself)
Ezekiel 16:49 fulness of bread abundance of idleness was in her and in her daughters … neither did she strengthen the hand of the poor and needy pride
Remedy Giving Fasting Prayer

Further Reading: Warfare on Three Fronts

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