Surrounding Context

"And he said to him, 'All these I will give you, if you will fall down and worship me.'" Matthew 4:9 ESV The above passage sounds great until you realize the person speaking is Satan, and he is tempting Jesus. Without the verses before and after this passage, you might want to put it as … Continue reading Surrounding Context

Everyone Who Has Been Born of God Has Overcome the World

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vLxxNxELp6s Pastor Josiah Nichols preaches on John's answer to why not sin it is impossible to deny one's self. John's answer is believers do not have to sin, they are free to love God, love their brothers and sisters in Christ, and obey God's commandments because of their God given faith in Jesus Christ. 1 … Continue reading Everyone Who Has Been Born of God Has Overcome the World