June 25, 2017
Matthew 10:24-39
Romans 6:1b-11


First Sunday in Lent

Leah Thompson

Object: a flashlight

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Then the devil left him, and suddenly angels came and waited on him. (v. 11)

Good morning, boys and girls! How are you this morning? (allow answers) How many of you have ever seen a cartoon where the main character has an angel on one shoulder and a devil on the other? (allow answers) What do the angel and devil say to the character? (allow answers) The angel gives the character good advice; the devil gives the character bad advice. The character has to choose which shoulder he wants to listen to. He has to choose whether to make a good choice or a bad one. Even though both the angel and devil are giving him advice, he can only listen to one of them.

That's what our Bible verse is about today. Our reading talks about when Jesus was tempted by Satan. The devil asked Jesus to prove that he was God's Son, but Jesus refused to play Satan's game. Finally,...

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