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Christ's Temptation

Jan 12, 2020
Facing Trials and Temptations
Matthew 4:1-11
Pastor Kirk Thorson


We continue our 'Facing Trials and Temptations' series with a look at how Jesus responded when being tempted by Satan in the wilderness. Press the play button above to listen to the message and view the sermon preview notes below.

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Last week, our sermon text pointed us to the sobering truth that we have an enemy and adversary in the devil. In Matthew 4:1-11 we read of the devil tempting Jesus in the wilderness. Jesus being fully man faced the temptations of the devil and can sympathize with us in our weakness. Jesus being fully God was able to withstand the devil and never succumb to sin.

Our hope is not found in what we can do, but instead in what Jesus Christ has already done and accomplished for my sake as a child of God.

Serving Christ alongside you,
Pastor Kirk

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