[T]hose who are led by the
Spirit of God are sons of God.
There’s a fight for control of your mind: Spirit and flesh in a fierce tug of war; your spiritual impulses pulling on one arm, your fleshly inclinations on the other.
According to a 2016 Nielsen report, the average American adult (18+) spends ten hours and thirty-nine minutes per day hostage of electronic media—TV, internet, DVR, tablet, smartphone. The data reveals an astounding 5.04 hours per day average watching live TV.
Comparatively, time spent nurturing spiritual life isn’t even in the hunt.
It’s naïve to think we’re not influenced by the voices and images that invade our space.
Jesus once took Peter to task, saying, “[Y]ou do not have in mind the things of God, but the things of men” (Mt 16:23). Always a danger.
The eyes have it.