A prayer response to Revelation 17:1-6,
the doom of Babylon
appearing to be alluring beauty,
pretending to provide something good,
offering pleasant and harmless stimulation.
But Father, help me to see evil for what it
really is and
Its appeal is a pretense,
always shallow and
always a lie.
It is unable to give anything
It is impotent,
The tempter is a sworn enemy of all that is good.
His purpose is always to
destroy (John 10:10).
Following him always leads to
But Father, I cannot handle temptation on my own.
When it comes, help me to immediately
turn to You and
trust You to deliver me.
And when I fail,
help me to repent immediately,
knowing that You are always eager to
You are good, Father, and
Your love endures forever!