January 2012 archive

Jan 16

The Temptation of Christ

Matthew 4:1-11 and Luke 4:1-12 narrate the temptation of the Lord Jesus Christ. Satan tried to entice Jesus to obey and worship him, but Jesus defeated him with “the Sword of the Spirit” – God’s Word. Satan was taking advantage of Christ vulnerability (he was hungry after forty days of fasting) to lure him into making …

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Jan 08

Christ, Victorious over Satan

In the beginning, mankind sinned against God by giving heed to the Serpent, and abandoning God’s way to follow their own way. The result was the curse that transferred us from the kingdom of light, into the kingdom of darkness and the dominion of Satan. Christ came to redeemed us from the power of the …

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Jan 02

Christ, the Seed of the Woman

“But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, to redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons”.     Galatians 4:4-5 Christ was the One that at the appointed time was going to crush the head of the serpent. …

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