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Don't Trust the Flesh! Trust God!
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By James Pemberton
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Don’t Trust The Flesh!  Trust God!


In our flesh...  Nothing

good dwells.

If we're not careful... 

It ‘ll lead one to hell.


Be careful when you

see your brother does sin.

It can happen to you... 

And you don't know when.


Every temptation has

 the same goal.

To bring you into bondage... 

And to destroy your soul.


The word of God is true

and very clear.

That things aren't always

as "good" as they appear.


When temptation comes your way,

 don’t take a chance!

Don't give it a second thought.

Or take a second glance.


The purpose of Satan's "tricks",

scripture unfolds...

Everything Satan tells you,

 is the biggest lie ever told.


There’s something you need

to understand.

Keep your eyes on Jesus,

 and not sinful man!


What kind of life do you

really have to give?

You can have God's victory

 every day you live!


By Jim Pemberton   (c) 2015


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Submitted: Friday, August 14, 2015

Last Updated: Friday, August 14, 2015

About the Poet
I and my wife have 4 grown children and currently live in the Pacific Northwest. I've spent much of my life doing volunteer work in the food distribution for the needy among local churches. Many of the poems I've written are a reflection of times of adversity as a reminder of God's love and faithfulness. I've found many opportunities to share my poems with those who are hurting and discouraged. I'm thankful for the reports of many of the poems touching people's lives. I hope that the poems included on Wordchimes will touch and bless your life too!

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