Scripture: 1 John 2:15–17
A Stern Warning: vs. 15
Rivals for the Human Heart: vs. 16
- Desires of the Flesh – Desire “to do” - Pleasure
- Desires of the Eyes – Desire “to have” - Possessions
- Pride of Life – Desire “to be”: Pride
The Deeper Desire: vs. 17
Take Home Idea: Don’t be taken hostage by this world and its values, instead cultivate a deeper desire for God and his will.