The trap of instant gratification | Worship
Last updated 7/20/2016 at Noon
It is easy to fall into the trap of instant gratification.
We make the mistake of acting on impulse, satisfying our immediate desires without considering the long-term consequences of what we do.
We go after things we think we must have right away. We make rash decisions in order to make ourselves feel better, only to find it all comes back to bite us.
We buy that thing we thought we so desperately needed, only to regret our purchase when the bill collector comes calling.
We have a sexual encounter with someone other than our spouse, getting caught up in the pleasure of the moment, only...