Tag Archives: temptation

Jesus’ teaching bout prayer …

I’m sure that most of you have noticed that typically when offering Scripture in my posts I use ESV, NASB and occasionally NIV. Even less often I use the KJV, usually I use it because the way the verse was … Continue reading

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just like Jesus … the temptation dilemma aka breakthrough

For those who are following along the last few days, you know I am wrestling to get my mind around the oft quoted statement that ‘Jesus was 100% man and 100% God’. While I have no doubt it is true, … Continue reading

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lessons learned from the temptation of Jesus

Tuesday afternoon I was doing some journaling around the following passage of Scripture and saw a few things I had never really see on understood before.  Read and consider … Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, left the Jordan and was led by … Continue reading

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understanding temptation

Through six millennia, the objectives of temptation really haven’t changed much.  It all begins at the fall of the author of temptation … How art thou fallen from heaven, O Lucifer, son of the morning! how art thou cut down … Continue reading

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pondering temptation

In the words of Jesus … And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.  Matthew 6:13 (ESV) You have to believe that if the issue of temptation is addressed in the Lord’s Prayer then God considers it … Continue reading

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Day 5 Psalm 119:97-120

While a worthy endeavor, you probably have realized my 7-day journey through Psalm 119 is not going to be completed in 7 consecutive days … more than likely it will be 10-11 days in 7 posts.  But that’s OK … … Continue reading

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