How You Can Combat Temptation in Your Workplace

The enemy will try to trip you up at work, too. (Photo by Proxyclick Visitor Management System on Unsplash)

Whether we're aware of it or not, temptation is all around us at work. It didn't get left at home when we stepped through our office doors.

As we take God to work with us, we should also be aware that the enemy will be working there too. Starting our day with the Lord in prayer and putting on the full armor of God (Eph. 6) are some of the best ways to keep the door shut on temptation.

1 Corinthians 10:13 (NLT) says, "The temptations in your life are no different from what others experience. And God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. When you are tempted, he will show you a way out so that you can endure."

If you've opened the door to temptation at work, speaking and praying Bible verses over it is an effective way to combat it. Today, will you fight temptation at work with the presence of the Lord and His Word?

An entrepreneur for life, Jim Brangenberg has an expertise for working with small business owners, focusing on profitability and employee relations. His God-given ability to ask the right questions lends itself well to his role as host of the iWork4Him radio program, the only daily faith and work radio program in America. Jim utilizes his networking expertise to arrange daily interviews with authors, workplace believers and ministries that are connecting faith and work.

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