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What happens when two friends, your usual podcast host and our guest, Myriam, a pharmacology and therapeutics student, sit down to discuss the omnipresent challenge of temptation? We promise an insightful and honest exploration, as we tackle this complex issue from its origins to its role in everyday life, far beyond religious connotations. We ponder internal and external sources of temptation, the struggle between immediate gratification and long-term rewards, and share our personal experiences and insights on overcoming these struggles through surrendering to a higher power.
Navigating friendships can be tricky when temptations loom large. We delve deep into this, examining how to stay true to one's values without jeopardizing relationships. Tapping into the concept of resilience in the face of temptation, we draw strength from biblical verses while underscoring the importance of setting boundaries. Miriam adds her unique perspective with compelling stories of growth and resilience, emphasizing the importance of recognizing our weaknesses and overcoming them.
Switching gears to more practical real-world temptations, we share strategies for managing temptations related to food, spending, and substance use. We stress the significance of self-care, discussing budgeting, delayed gratification, and mindful spending, while emphasizing the essentiality of getting help when needed. As we conclude our episode, we invite you to join our book discussion and share your own experiences with temptation. This episode is a must-listen if you're looking to gain insights into navigating temptation and growing through struggles.
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