Tricks, Traps and Pitfalls the Christian Must Avoid

Tricks, Traps and Pitfalls the Christian Must Avoid

Pastor Dennis Whitter speaking.

15. See then that you walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise, 16. redeeming the time for the days are evil.   Eph. 5:15&16

1. Money Traps…such as:

  • Easy money
  • Free money
  • Blood money
  • Found money
  • Stolen money
  • Borrowed money
  • God’s money

“You say: ‘If I had a little more, I would be very satisfied.’ You make a mistake. If you are not satisfied with what you now have, you would not be satisfied even if it were doubled.”         Charles Haddon Spurgeon

2. Mouth Traps…such as:

  • Lying
  • Exaggerating
  • Bearing false witness
  • Quarreling
  • Gossiping
  • Slandering
  • Vulgarity
  • Profanity
  • Hypercriticism

3. Relationship Traps…such as: 

  • Fear of man
  • Dishonesty
  • Disrespect
  • Promiscuity
  • Bullying
  • Racism
  • Using others
  • Unforgiveness