Understanding Temptations and Trials Pt. 3

      Sunday 10/14/18  Series: For edification Message – Understanding Temptations & Trials Pt. 3 [powerpress] Click HERE for Video   Understanding Temptations and Trials In this mini-series on Temptations, Trials and Tests, we have covered the why’s of Temptation and last week we began to look at the HOW’s of temptation. If you remember we only covered one verse last week, it was in James 1:14, “But each person is tempted when he is drawn away and enticed by his own evil desires.” Flesh=sin tendency or appetites We identified the source of these desires which we took to […]

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Understanding Temptations and Trials Pt. 2

      Sunday 10/07/18  Series: For edification Message – Understanding Temptations & Trials Pt. 2 [powerpress] Click HERE for Video   Understanding Temptations and Trials Two weeks ago we learned WHY we are tempted.   Who can offer me some of the reasons? Temptation from satan is always to draw you away from  trusting reliance upon God. God test’s us in order to prove us & promote us. Remember that perhaps one of the best passages which reveal the purpose of temptations and trials is 1 Peter 1: 3-25 1Peter 1:3-25, “(3) Blessed be the God and Father of […]

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Temptation & Christ in you!

    Sunday 09/30/18  Series: For edification Message – Temptations & Christ in You [powerpress] Click HERE for Video     Temptation & Christ in you! This week I really felt lead to use our time together to play “connect the dot” – scripturally speaking. So after a brief review we began the process of drawing all we’ve taught on these subject together. Looking back, we’ve covered SO MUCH material… Temptations Trials Sowing the Seed of the Word in our hearts Being transformed into Christ’s Renewing our minds…etc. …that I felt we needed a time of seeing how all of these […]

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Understanding Temptations and Trials Pt. 1

    Sunday 09/23/18  Series: For edification Message – Understanding Temptations & Trials Pt. 1 [powerpress] Click HERE for Video     Understanding Temptation and Trials Turn to James 1 where we were last week So last week we took a look at Temptation, Trials & Testing – describing them as things which test or prove us – our hearts and our trust in God. We determined that… We cannot be tempted beyond our ability to trust & that no temptation – no type or amount of trials is unique to you – 1 Cor. 10:13, “No temptation has overtaken […]

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Count it all Joy

      Sunday 09/16/18  Series: For edification Message – Joy in Temptation [powerpress] Click HERE for Video     Joy in Temptation! Js. 1:1-4 Pray Consider it Great Joy! Happiness is always situational but Joy is ALWAYS rooted in RELATIONSHIP! Whenever you are TOLD to do something in scripture it is often because it is the thing you are MOST UNLIKELY to do without being told. Trial pi ras mos = temptation In the Greek it actually reads more like this… Let temptation lead your minds towards and be the grounds for gladness of heart realizing that this proving […]

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