God will not accept their offerings. And now, I want to smoke because America knows better. Although it's important to point out that I didn't crave nicotine, but I had entered the trap. My neighborhood in Harlem is a ghost town so I’ve been living in the house where my fiancee’s father passed away from COVID-19. I tore up my last cigarette and told it that I don’t serve you I serve Jesus. I miss him. We prayed that God would let him see these things for what they are, to taste the true taste and to help him to find the real Comforter, God's Holy Spirit. Smoking in no way honors God’s body. From the first day I met my husband Al, smoking was an issue. So call on the Lord and ask Jesus to help you one day at a time. He testified to us. Behold, [it is] written before me: I will not keep silence, but will recompense, even recompense into their bosom, Your iniquities, and the iniquities of your fathers together, saith the Lord, which have burned incense upon the mountains, and blasphemed me upon the hills: therefore will I measure their former work into their bosom." I never h… I believe that God the Father raised you from death and that you are alive to save me right now. I am in a tough spot as I’m sure your familiar with, yesterday I repented and asked for god to take the problem from me, that I want to serve him with all my heart. Although this was just the beginning, it marked the start of the battle. [NIV], They stifle me. The choice was mine.Here's what I mean. The sword had been drawn - my job was to determine who, or which side, I was giving the sword to. He was born in the 1930s, a time when a butt was the closest thing some working men got to a meal. [Penguin Hutchinson Reference Library. Remember these verses, As far as the east is from the west, So far has He removed our transgressions from us. Reply Link. Only two weeks later he became a Christian and his testimony was that he had tried to drink a Bacardi and Coke but it tasted like poison. He would not be righteous and faithful if He did not forgive. Hi - I am going to try to quit smoking tomorrow for good, so please pray for me to have the will to carry this out. However, without prayer, and once hooked, smokers usually carry on smoking even though the smell rejects non-smokers. I smoked defiantly but the consequences were clear. A week later, I bought my last pack of Marlboros. 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I need to do this ; I even believe God has taken away the addiction but I’m struggling with boredom when I don’t smoke for a few hours. I went to a doctor one day for a check-up and he seemed bored with me. This testimony is not a condemnation of smokers - I pray it will help someone, somewhere. But his lungs had already been affected by smoking, and that could not be undone. Is it a sin,and if it is why did god make it? For people quitting smoking, it’s the same thing. My dad was a smart man but he quietly denied the science. So anybody out there Smoking Cigarettes, Cocaine, Heroin or smoking any other Substance should stop and Repent, and ask The LORD to forgive them for the sin of defiling (and destroying) their own body; a body created and given to them by The LORD. God was very patient and spoke to me about it a few times, but I was stubborn like a donkey. After you've been saved, you might find the Holy Spirit convicting you about unclean habits, of course, but nobody goes to hell for smoking! Moderation is a good thing. The smokes were cheap and plentiful and in 1993 you could still smoke almost anywhere in Richmond. When I have done wrong, God has convicted me, and I feel guilty for what I have done. A simple prayer asking the Holy Spirit to reveal the true taste of the tobacco is sometimes enough to cause a smoker to seek to be free of the habit. The first thing was to become a Christian, and then another one was to quit drinking alcohol and using drugs. Instead, they did wrong before my eyes and chose what they knew I despised." In your name I forgive all others for what they have done against me. I praise you, Lord Jesus. I will pay them back in full. They honestly thought that I was so spiritually attached to it that I would be smoking until the day I died. But the reason so many people smoked was that life was meaner, shorter, a little less comfortable than it is today. Humungus' newsletter is pretty self-explanatory. America. This Post made me realize it’s a sin but It’s Only God that Can Save me through his Holy Spirit. I am now 57. [TLB], Such people are smoke in my nostrils, a fire that keeps burning all day. I smoked cigarettes with a friend who couldn’t understand what I was telling him: that if he kept drinking, the cirrhosis would kill him. [TLB]Jeremiah 44:23The very reason all these terrible things have befallen you is because you have burned incense and sinned against the Lord and refused to obey him." [NIV]John 8:44For you are the children of your father the devil and you love to do the evil things he does. It has been medically established that smoking cigarettes can be very detrimental to one’s health. He loved smoking. For two decades I pretended medical fact didn’t apply to me. No, seriously. ', Such people are smoke in my nostrils, a fire that keeps burning all day. I just feel so depressed when I wake up. Unfortunately, they also cause cancer and emphysema and just destroy your health in general. Women in this particular church told her she would have to stop smoking or go the hell. For I am holier than you!'. You must walk blamelessly before the Lord your God. Will god forgive me if I try a cigarette once and never do it again? I quit without the normal withdrawal symptoms that you would expect. There’s one character who is really good at punctuating his hard-boiled dialogue with a slow exhale. I’ve actually recently been watching a big-budget private eye TV series set in the Depression and there’s a lot of smoking. [TLB]John 8:45And so when I tell the truth, you just naturally don't believe it! No person at Healed People, Heal People is a medical doctor and cannot provide medical advice. Although once, as a boy, I threw his cigars in the toilet and he didn’t punish me. Answer: Assalamualaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray this finds you well. 11:13. During the 17 years that I was chained to nicotine I tried all sorts of methods to give up - hypnosis, Isis, patches, cold turkey, cutting down, etc. I thank God that I could quit smoking cigarettes after smoking for almost 12 years at 28 years old! God really took away the urge, the desire to smoke. There is a website that updates in realtime those who have succumbed to the virus, and tens of thousands have died. "While smoking tobacco directly destroys the lungs, nicotine slowly damages the arteries and the heart. “If a cigarette gets put to their lips, they need to think of it as a foot tap,” Leone says. Psalm 103:12 (NASB) Solanaceae means comforter and nicotine is renowned for the sense of false comfort that it gives to the addict, yet nicotine is used as an agricultural insecticide. Smoking causes fatal diseases, etc.True storyOne morning as I sat having morning tea with a friend, I asked him how he could still use cigarettes in spite of the warning on each packet that it causes fatal diseases. Tell every spirit associated with your addiction to leave you and never to return, in Jesus' name!A true testimony"After 17 years of smoking, I have stopped!" Throw away all items associated with smoking, even ashtrays, and all eastern incense and idols.3. Day in and day out they infuriate me. No matter what you’ve done, God will forgive you if you come to Him in faith. "I've never seen that word causes before!" Amen. [NIV], Anyone doing these things is an object of horror and disgust to the Lord, and it is because the nations do these things that the Lord your God will displace them. However, He will forgive you and if that is the worst of your sins then you are in good shape. I am in a tough spot as I’m sure your familiar with, yesterday I repented and asked for god to take the problem from me, that I want to serve him with all my heart. This testimony is written by Awhina Leca, but belongs to God. [NIV]Isaiah 66:3-4"But those who choose their own ways, delighting in their sins, are cursed. I had resisted taking the habit up as a teenager because I had been a particularly self-righteous boy but the freedom of adulthood was intoxicating, like the massive quantities of beer I was drinking. Anyone doing these things is an object of horror and disgust to the Lord, and it is because the nations do these things that the Lord your God will displace them. Will god forgive me for smoking weed? I have been doing it for more then 15 years. Then, I spend the day feeling like a horrible person and I don't want to keep praying for God to forgive me and just keep doing it here and there because I know that its wrong. I miss the gentle buzz, especially that first cigarette of the day, which I smoked while eating cereal. May Allah reward you for reaching out to us. Click, Deluxe News Pro - Copyright 2009,2010 Monev Software LLC. When he asked if I smoked and I said ‘yes’ he chuckled. Come, Lord Jesus, cover me with your precious blood and fill me with your Holy Spirit. The smoking is such a stronghold and I cannot stop without divine intervention . I should have known that smoking is the worst thing ever for someone's health. Jesus turned water into wine for a marriage celebration. He was always extremely respectful of me – and others. I began smoking cigarettes as a teenager when I was a 7th grader. I have never vaped for the same reason I have never chugged a non-alcoholic beer: eventually, my brain is all or nothing. Yea, they have chosen their own ways, and their soul delighteth in their abominations. [TLB]Miracle prayerLord Jesus, I come before you just as I am. Confess your sin to God and then trust Him to forgive you. Smoking causes lung cancer. [TLB], They have chosen their own ways, and their souls delight in their abominations; so I also will choose harsh treatment for them and will bring upon them what they dread. I miss smoking. God answers prayers. I quit drinking ten years ago but it’s the cigarettes I miss. it but at the same time i don't want too disobey god. Anyone who does these things is detestable to the Lord, and because of these detestable practices the Lord your God will drive out those nations before you. Please Don’t Smoke! So I did. A direct link between lung cancer and tobacco was established in 1950." I didn't just give up - I just got on a winning team. You’ll be gasping for air but eventually, you’ll get what’s coming to you. But he yet may die from lung cancer because his lungs have been destroyed by years of smoking. I thank you, Lord Jesus. Yet they say to one another, 'Don't come too close, you'll defile me! He delivered me cause the enemy was too strong for me. Richmond is also the former capital of the Confederacy, the short-lived rebel nation that just wanted to be left alone with its primitive agrarian society and a large population of slaves in chains. However, without prayer, and once hooked, smokers usually carry on smoking even though the smell rejects non-smokers.True storyOne of my nephews was a smoker, a drinker and loved rock music. I’m proud that I quit but I think about smoking every day. My daughter lived with us and had gone to her Bible study class at our church and she asked a lady to pray wirh her for me to stop smoking, but didn't tell me about it. My dad was sitting in a recliner about to receive his chemo treatment when I told him I would be right back. Click here to read full disclaimer. Just one. The real cure = cut out the roots of this multiple bondage til the tree falls over.Perhaps you need to repent of:1) the fear of rejection by [a peer group];2) lying [to anyone like parents];3) rebellion against [anyone like parents];4) self-will;5) lack of self-control; and,6) seeking false comforters.Renounce:1) All historic roots;2) Communication with familiar spirits (even in ignorance);3) challenging or worshipping death;4) burning incense, therefore Idolatry; and,5) damaging the temple of the Holy Spirit.