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Definition Temperance referred not specially to drink, but to all pleasures; and it meant not abstaining, but going the right length and no further. C.S. Lewis
In the garden of Eden, Eve was tricked by a snake to eat the apple. Compare the apple to something bad that somebody told you not to eat. Is she having temperance ? I hope not.
Yum Yum Yum!!!! Did you see this food? Do you know if you don’t have temperance, you might gain another 3840 calories from this food and you must walk for about 1065 minutes a DAY!! The Keg Carrot cake a la mode has about 2344 calories 17 piece of chicken rings from white Castle has about 1496 calories
The adult stomach will comfortably accommodate only one quart of food and drinks. If you eat more than this, you will feel lazy and want to sleep.
Drugs In 2012, about 200 million people takes illegal drug every year not including the legal drugs. This could tell that their temperance are very low.
Scopolamine The most dangerous drug in the world is called scopolamine or The Devil’s Breath. When you make it into a powder and blow it to the face of somebody, within a minute, that somebody will be under your spell. It is grow in some part of south America but mostly in Colombia.
Temperance provide balance
Temperance provide peace of mind
Temperance Provide Stability
Temperance Provide security
Temperance Provide Serenity
God will be happy that what he gives to us is still perfect.
We don’t get stress easily
Temperance gives New Life
Temperance Saves Your Money
Nothing can hurt you
Bad smell Your mouth will have a bad smell. you will have a bad smell when you fart. your body will smell.
obesity Fast Food can cause you to have high cholesterol. It will cause you to have poor performance.
Cause of disease The disease that you will get from eating fast food are: Diabetes Arthritis Heart disease And more
School work and job drugs affects the ability to concentrate at work. You will not have the responsibilities. It cause you to have poor performance.
violence Drug will make you to loose control. It increases your temper. You can hurt others and yourself.
Bible reference 1 Corinthians 3:16-17 Do you not know that you are God's temple and that God's Spirit dwells in you? If anyone destroys God's temple, God will destroy him. For God's temple is holy, and you are that temple. Our spirit is made from God’s image. We must protect it by obeying His word, and if we deny him, we are destroying it.
Bible Reference Proverbs 25:16 ESV If you have found honey, eat only enough for you, lest you have your fill of it and vomit it. God has made honey to be sweet and healthy, but too much can make you sick and ended up hating it.
Conclusion Think before you put something into your mouth, because what you eat and what you do is who you are.