No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it. (1 Corinthians 10:13)
“No temptation.” I love that phrase. It covers them all. But the temptations that Paul is talking about specifically in the preceding verses are sexual immorality and grumbling.
These are not grand temptations like jumping off the temple into angel arms or denying Jesus when threatened with torture.
These are “common to man” temptations. These are the temptations you and I will face today. And tomorrow. And the…