Self-Control

May ________________ know that he is God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in him (1 Corinthians 3:16).

May _______ not let sin therefore reign in his mortal body, to make him obey its passions. May he not present his members to sin as instruments for unrighteousness, but present himself to God as one who has been brought from death to life, and his members to God as instruments for righteousness (Romans 6:12-13).

May ______ present his body as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is his spiritual worship. May he not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of his mind, that by testing he may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect (Romans 12:1-2).

May _______ discipline his body and keep it under control, lest after preaching to others he himself should be disqualified (1 Corinthians 9:27).

Whether _______ eats or drinks, or whatever he does, may he do it all to the glory of God (Ephesians 5:15).

Let not _______’s heart envy sinners, but continue in the fear of the Lord all the day (Proverbs 23:17).

Remove far from _______ falsehood and lying; give him neither poverty nor riches; feed him with the food that is needful for him (Proverbs 30:8).

Let the words of ______’s mouth and the meditation of his heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, his rock and his redeemer (Psalm 19:14).

May _______ have a tranquil heart that gives life to the flesh (Proverbs 14:30).

May _______ be wise in doing right and stay innocent of any wrong (Romans 16:19).

Advertisements