“For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh: and these are contrary the one to the other: so that ye cannot do the things that ye would” ( Gal. 5:17 ; see also Rom. 7:14-24 ). How have you, in your own life as a believer, experienced the harsh and painful reality of these words? Image © Lifeway Collection Goodsalt.com The struggle that Paul describes is not the struggle of every human being; it refers specifically to the inward tug-of-war that exists in the Christian.
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