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Jesus' Defense

We read about Jesus’ temptations in verses 1-11. What I find remarkable is that each time the devil suggests that Jesus sin, Jesus replies with Scripture. 230 more words


Indulge in the Temptation - The Hunted Series Part 1 is FREE on Kindle Unlimited!

All my books are now enrolled in Kindle Unlimited!  So for anyone who is signed up…that means they’re all FREE!  There’s nothing better than free…especially when it involves Professor Hunter.   9 more words


10 Special Helps & Rules Against Satan's Devices

I’ve been revisiting the nature of temptation and sin over the last couple of weeks. A helpful resource in this area is Thomas Brooks’ work… 647 more words

Christian Life

Arches ~ Temptation of the Exotic

She sits there quietly with the glow of the morning sun reflecting everything a beautiful day should contain. I pace around in search for the perfect angle to enjoy her, and as I look on with eyes filled with desire I set my camera and capture my first sunrise at Arches. 1,051 more words


The Sun Will Not Strike You: Reflections on Psalm 121:5-6

What follows is an entry from the Family Devotion Guide for the families at First Baptist Church in East Bernstadt, KY. You can access all the Family Devotion Guides, including this week’s (Week 34) by visiting the  606 more words


Hernandez: A Spiritual Biography of Henri Nouwen, Part 3

Hernandez, Wil. 2006. Henri Nouwen: A Spirituality of Imperfection. New York: Paulist Press. (Goto Part 2; goto Part 1)

Review by Stephen W. Hiemstra… 1,174 more words


Isaiah 46-49; 1 Peter 5

In the Presence of Lions

I would be lying if I said lions didn’t frighten me:
When I run wild in the wild one could end up biting me. 83 more words