Bernard Lagat is a world-class runner from Kenya. During the Sydney Olympics, an interviewer asked him how his country was able to produce so many great distance runners.
With clever wit, Lagat told of the African strategy for motivating success in running. He said, “it’s the road signs: ‘Beware of Lions.’”
The Christian should flee temptation because his adversary the devil is chasing him.
1 Pet 5:8 (GNT): “Be alert, be on watch! Your enemy, the Devil, roams around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour.”
“One of the best results of temptation is that it shows us what is in our hearts.” - A.B. Simpson.
“Every temptation is an opportunity to do good.” - Rick Warren.