The Fighting Temptations Part 2 – The Bread

In the first part of this series, I outlined how to view temptation and the true reason for it. If you haven’t read it yet, I’d urge you to have a quick look as it really sets up what I want to say with this message. Before I dive into the areas Jesus was tempted … Continue reading

The Fighting Temptations: The Introduction

1Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil. 2After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. 3The tempter came to him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread.” 4Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man does not live on bread … Continue reading

Life: A Game of Chance

  While sitting at my pastors’ house (follow them on twitter: @travisraybrown and @caseyab) last night, listening to him teach myself and over 40 college age friends how to make good decisions in life, I began thinking of a comment he mentioned in passing and how imperative  it is to everyday living. If you have … Continue reading

Less Church Is More Jesus

Too many times in our Christian lives, we get too focused on the wrong things. We chase after things and strive to build and perfect aspects of our lives that don’t mean as much to God as we think they do. Throughout the Western world today, you hear preachers warn about chasing after material possessions … Continue reading