Audio file Text: James 1:2-7, 12-17; Matt 26:36-44 Summary: Jesus was steadfast under numerous trials. God tested Him and He passed every test with flying colors. Now it’s time to pass our tests.
Preacher: Pastor Ray Text: Matt 4:1-11 Jesus demonstrates how He walked in victory during His time of testing in the wilderness. We, too, can walk in the same victory by 1) filling ourselves with the Word, 2) expressing thanksgiving in every situation, and 3) refusing to bow the knee to anybody or anything but Jesus.
Preacher: Pastor Ray Unlike Israel who failed each test in the wilderness for 40 years, Jesus undergoes a similar testing when He is tempted by Satan for 40 days and He passes with flying colors. Sermon Notes
Preacher: PJ Tibayan, Pastor of First Southern Baptist Church, Bellflower Due to a recording problem, we don’t have the actual recording from yesterday. But by God’s grace, the same passage was preached back in June so that we can be reminded today of what Jesus went through for us at Gethesemane.
Read Matt 4:1-11. Last time, I spoke from Matthew 2 and 3 and we covered repentance and how true repentance is demonstrated by fruit. Nothing else determines the authenticity of our repentance. Not sincerity, not emotions, not tears, not church attendance. Only fruit matters. So here in Matthew 4:17, right after the temptation of Christ, […]