Notes From The CenterTemptation and Self-control June 14, 2015March 19, 2018 - by James Swanson Alistair Begg on temptation and self-control (Providence blog and sermon series). Truth for Life Sow a thought; Reap an action. Sow an action; Reap a habit. Sow a habit; Reap a character. Sow a character; Reap a destiny.