Stay away from
Don't do as the wicked do, and follow the path of evildoers.
Don't even think about; don't go that way. Turn away and
keep moving. (Proverbs 4:14-15)
your motives and belief:
Run from anything that stimulates youthful lusts. Instead, pursue
righteous living, faithfulness, love and peace. Enjoy the
companionship of those who call on the Lord with pure hearts. (2
cautious and alert:
Stay alert! Watch out for your great enemy, the devil. He
prowls around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to
devour. (1 Peter 5:8)
Keep watch and pray, so that you will not give in to temptation.
For the spirit is willing, but the body is weak. (Matthew
Therefore submit to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from
you. (James 4:7)
I have hidden your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.
If you keep yourself pure, you will be a special utensil for honourable
use. Your life will be clean, and you will be ready for the
Master to use you for every good work.
(2 Timothy 2:21)
Don't be afraid of what you are about to suffer. The devil will
throw some of you into prison to test you. You will suffer for
ten days. But if you remain faithful even when facing death, I
will give you the crown of life. (Revelation 2:10)
9) Guard your heart
above all else, for it determines the course of your life.
Admit and repent if you fall
down in a temptation
claim we have no sin, we are only fooling ourselves and not living in
the truth. But if we confess our sins to him, he is faithful and
just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all wickedness.
(1 John 1:8, 9)