Podcast

Temptation

The disciple has a great High Priest who is able to sympathize with weaknesses and give mercy and grace to help in time of need. In part 9 of One-to-One Discipleship, Pastor Dan Cox reads from Hebrews 4:14-16.

Subscribe to new episodes: iTunes | Google Play | RSS

Study Notes

Some Context First…

We have a great High Priest who…

  • has passed through the heavens
  • is able to sympathize with our weaknesses
  • has been tempted in every respect as we are
  • was without sin

Therefore, let us…

  • hold fast our confession
  • draw near with confidence to the throne of grace
  • receive His mercy and grace to help in time of need

Perspectives on Temptation…

  • You are not alone
  • God will protect you
  • God will provide a way out

Channels of Temptation…

  • The Devil
  • The World
  • The Flesh

Defense against Temptation…

  • The Word of God
  • The Character of God
  • The Armor of God

Applying the Text

  • Know the Word of God
  • Receive the grace of God
  • Run for the exit!