The temptation that we are going to continue looking at today is the sin of "lust."
TEXT: 1 Peter 2:9-12
Abstaining from fleshly lusts does not mean that we must act as though we have never struggled with sin or temptation. The New Testament writers never fail to remind us of how we used to walk in the flesh. Here in first Peter, the apostle writes, "In time past, ye were not a people, but are now the people of God."