The Fall (part 3)

Up to this point in our series on the fall of man, we have looked at all of the dialogue that happens between the serpent and the humans before they take the fruit. The serpent speaks first, then the woman speaks, and the serpent responds. We will now pick up in verse six of Genesis…

The Fall (Part 2)

In the last article, we looked at the beginning of “the fall” story in Genesis 3 and began to dissect it. We talked about the serpent and how the satan begins to trick and deceive Eve and Eve’s response. This time, we are going to continue the narrative to find out exactly how the devil…

Flesh vs Spirit

When we talk about fleshly desires, many things should come to mind. Fleshly desires are, in essence, any desire that we have here on earth. A desire to eat, drink, have relations with other people, etc. Each and every inclination and desire we have comes from an earthly root. That is, until we receive the…

Sin and Temptation

Sin and temptation is ever prevalent in our lives. No one is excluded from them. Even Jesus, although he did not sin, was still tempted by Satan. We can’t escape it. The Bible even says “For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,”. This message seems dark, drear, and hopeless. After…

Temptation

Temptation can be described as the desire to perform an action that one may enjoy now, but will most likely later regret he/she’s decision. One way to live with temptation is just to simply avoid it.