Tag Archives: peer pressure

Answer Fear With Trust

Look up. Trust God. Trusting God is the better way for our lives than being caught up in fearing others. We care way too much what other people think. The reality is that it’s a snare. It’s a trip wire. … Continue reading

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Fear of Man – Pleasing God

The things which please others will most often not be the things which please God. People pleasers are not God pleasers. Just like self-centred people are not God pleasers. Peer pressure is not unique to school children. So let’s look … Continue reading

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Remnant Burial

At personal cost and at the risk of extreme peer pressure, two men organized the burial of Jesus in the tomb of Joseph. They wrapped him in linen. They placed him in the tomb. They rolled the stone against the … Continue reading

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Follow Me

If your friends’ opinions are really important to you, this can lead you to make choices which you would not otherwise make. That’s peer pressure. By contrast, you will never go wrong following Jesus. Following Jesus puts us into the … Continue reading

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Jesus Yoke

Jesus invites us to take his yoke upon us. We are tempted to yoke ourselves improperly and unequally to people and things of the world close friendship, business partnership or romantic relationship. God foresees this will be a problem and … Continue reading

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