Tempted by the devil

“Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil.” Matthew 4:1 The truth is the Holy Spirit cannot tempt us (James 1:13), but He may lead us to a place where we will be tempted to prove something to us and to the spiritual beings watching us. “And the Lord said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that there is none like him in the earth, a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil?” Job 1:8  Temptation is a matter of when for everyone. Jesus’ temptation was more brutal and ruthless because He was tempted by the devil himself, not the lesser demons we sometimes have to face.  “And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God, command that these stones be made bread. But he answered and…

LC Muzembi

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