idolatries.
4 In regard to these, they think it strange that you do not run with them in the same flood of dissipation, speaking evil of you.
5 They will give an account to Him who is ready to judge the living and the dead.

1. Drunkenness (methais):
This is to take intoxicating drink or drugs to affect the senses and faculties; Really it means to become intoxicated for the purpose of lust or pleasure; To seek to be tipsy or intoxicated; To seek to loosen moral restraint for the sake of bodily pleasure.
Habakkuk 2:15
"Woe unto him that giveth his neighbour drink, that puttest thy bottle to him, and makest him drunken also, that thou mayest look on their nakedness!" (Habakkuk 2:15).


2. Chambering (koitais PWS: 538):
Sexual immorality, adultery, fornication (pre-marital sex).
"And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly, and receiving in themselves that recompence of their error which was meet" (Romans 1:27).

3. Wantonness (aselgeiais PWS: 4251):
This is sensuality, running wild, licentiousness, debauchery; homosexuality, lasciviousness, living wild, partying, and immoral lifestyle. bIt is excess, unbridled lust that consumes one’s thoughts and behavior!

4. Strife (eridi PWS: 3807):
This is contention, quarreling, arguing, striving. It is the craving deep within a person that wants recognition, honor, position, and authority. It is a spirit that is in constant competition with others! The kind of spirit that will cause you to elevate yourself, by putting others down; by bypassing others; by ignoring others; by holding others back; by blaming others; by neglecting others; The Word of God says,
"Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves" (Phil. 2:3).

"Of these things put them in remembrance, charging them before the Lord that they strive not about words to no profit, but to the subverting of the hearers" (2 Tim. 2:14).

"And the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be gentle unto all men, apt to teach, patient" (2 Tim. 2:24).

"He that passeth by, and meddleth with strife belonging not to him, is like one that taketh a dog by the ears" (Proverbs 26:17).

6. Envying (zeloi):
Is jealousy that begrudges others. It looks upon the position, recognition, and success of others with a jealous eye. It regrets the success of others.

"Charity [love] suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up" (1 Cor. 13:4).

"Let us not be desirous of vain glory, provoking one another, envying one another" (Galatians 5:26).

"But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, glory not, and lie not against the truth" (James 3:14).



5. NOW IS THE TIME TO PUT ON THE LORD JESUS CHRIST
Romans 13:14 (NKJV)
14 But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision