“If you do well, will you not be accepted? And if you do not do well, sin lies at the door. And its desire is for you, but you should rule over it.” God to Cain in Genesis 4:7
“And those who are Christ’s have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.” Paul says in Galatians 5:24
An acquaintance worried that she would be hungry overnight if she fasted.
vs. 5, “For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit, the things of the Spirit.”
Vs. 10, “And if Christ is in you, the body is dead because of sin, but the Spirit is life because of righteousness.”