Seeds of Truth – 1 Corinthians 10:13

No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind.
And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear.
But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.

1 Corinthians 10:13, NIV

What temptations have you struggled with? How did God help you and provide a way out? Did you follow Him? If you didn’t, what happened when you succumbed to the temptation? What did you learn? How did you grow?

How can you glean writing ideas from this verse?

  • How can you use this verse when addressing such topics as: dating, marriage, parenting, financial issues, serving God, relationships with others, forgiveness?
  • What stories can you tell in a personal experience article? What takeaway value can you give your readers?
  • What insights and tips can you offer through a how-to article?
  • How can you use this verse in fiction? What temptations could your characters face? How do they deal with the temptations?
  • How can you use this verse in poetry? How does it inspire you?
  • How can you use this verse in a devotion? What anecdote can you use?
  • Who can you focus on for a personality profile?
  • How can you explain this verse to children? How can you use it in fiction or articles for children?
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Posted on December 11, 2013, in Bible, family relationships, fiction, forgiveness, inspiration, inspiring Bible verses, interview, marriage, nonfiction, parenting, poetry, singleness, writer's life, writing, writing ideas, writing prompt and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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