Text: In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth;   And that they may recover themselves out of the snare of the devil, who are taken captive by him at his will. (2 Timothy 2:25-26)

Tweet: To escape from a snare of the devil’s, by which we’ve been taken captive to do his bidding, requires a God-given repentance that makes our present predicament most repulsive.