Questions to Guide You:
- Who led Jesus into the desert? Why was Jesus led into the wilderness?
- Who tempts us? How does he tempt us? What does he tempt us to do?
- What did the Devil tempt Jesus with? What happens if he turns stone into bread? Commands angels to carry him in front of Israel? Worships the Devil?
- What did the Devil use to argue with Jesus that he should give in? What did Jesus use to shoot down these temptations?
- How can you be like Jesus when tempted?
- How can Jesus’ temptation and Heb 2:17-18 and Heb 4:15-16 encourage you?
- Jesus is led into the wilderness to be tempted, immediately following an awesome experience of God the Father’s love in baptism. Have you ever experienced temptation after a “mountain top” experience?
- What does 1 Cor 10 promise us in ever temptation?
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