After 40 days of fasting, the devil came to tempt Jesus. At each temptation, Jesus had a powerful response, so much that the enemy had to retreat. Wouldn’t you like to always have the perfect answer to the enemy too?
Passion for Christ
At the beginning of the year, we like to give ourselves goals or at least a plan to follow. However, we must be on our guard when we set our objectives to make sure not to fall into one of the (rather devious) pitfalls of the enemy.
One of the important points of Jesus’ birth is that the star shone so brightly that it attracted the wise men of the East. Today, Christ still wants to be born in the hearts of sinners, but this time we are the star.
We are adults, we have the right to do whatever we want and we don’t want anyone to judge us. Unfortunately, this popular attitude is not the one that a child of God should have, for at least two reasons.
We often envy the successes of others and try to emulate what they did to achieve the same results. It’s not bad, but let’s remember that God has made us all unique and so we all have our own story to write.
Are there idols in your life? We are not talking about small statuettes or personalities you admire, but those modern idols that God hates. Here is a way to identify them and the reason why they are so harmful.