After Jesus was baptized, He was declared the Son of God by His Father. Then He was led into the wilderness for 40 days and 40 nights, by the Holy Spirit. The devil appeared in a visible form and he spoke with an audible voice. His mission was to tempt Jesus to sin against God.
Nearly everyone in the Bible was called by God to come out of their comfort zone to serve Him. Whether Jews or Gentiles, they were expected to answer the call. When God calls, He disrupts our plans to bring His will on earth. Here are a few examples…
Jesus sat down near the offering box observing people as they gave their offering. The rich put in large sums, but there was one woman that caught Jesus’ eye. She was a widow and all she had to offer were two small copper coins (mites), that valued at less than one penny. The clanging of … More The Tithe is for You!
Genesis Chapter 19 gives us an account of why Sodom and Gomorrah were destroyed. Lot, the grandson of Terah, the son of Haran, and Abram’s (Abraham) nephew, dwelled in Sodom with his wife and two daughters. He chose to live in Sodom even though he knew of their evil practices; (Gen. 13:13). They believed that … More “Don’t Look Back, You’re Not Going That Way!”
FEMALE PROMISE SEEKERS SERIES Meet Zipporah, Moses’ Wife… Moses met Reuel’s daughters as he sat by the well in Midian. Zipporah and her sisters came to draw water and fill the troughs to water their fathers’ flock. Reuel had no sons, he fathered seven daughters, and they inherited the assignment of tending the livestock. It … More Zipporah, First Female Surgeon Documented in the Bible