Psalm 25:15 ” My eyes are ever on the Lord, for only He will release my feet from the snare.”

The snare is a rather rudimentary and primitive hunting technique. It involves setting a camouflaged trap of a noose to catch unsuspecting birds or mammals. They are lured to the area and then seized by the noose which kills them. For us humans, sin is our snare. Sin is ever there enticing us, disguised as something harmless…and yet if we yield to it… we’re caught in the same snare. But if are eyes are continually on the Lord and not the allurements of the world we’ll be less likely to succumb to the snare of sin. So as Hebrews 12:2 exhorts, “Let us fix our eyes on Jesus…”

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