Feb 15, 2021
The Setting of Christ’s Temptation (Mark
- Christ’s temptation is set in the wilderness without food
or worldly comforts.
- Christ’s temptation was Satan’s strategic assault on His
mission to the cross.
The Schemes of Satan’s Temptation (Matt.
- The temptation of self-sufficiency
- The temptation of self-preservation
- The temptation of self-exaltation
The Strategy of Christ’s Triumph over Temptation (Matt.
- In each encounter with Satan, Christ wielded the Word of
God as His weapon against Satan’s schemes.
- Like Christ, we must trust in God’s sufficient Word for
victory over temptation.