East End Christian Church Podcast

Handling the Truth: Truth Stands Firm - Matthew 4:1-11



“Just follow your heart.” “Find your own truth.” “What’s true for you isn’t necessarily true for me.” “There is nothing that is absolutely true.” Sound familiar? Have you heard these ideas before, from Hollywood or your friends or neighbors? Maybe you even think this for yourself. Sometimes things just feel right when at another time they felt wrong. There are some things that you’ve heard are wrong that just feel so right. How can we know that there is such a thing as absolute truth that applies to everyone. If we as Christians have found absolute truth, how should we respond to it? What should we do with it?We cannot move or bend the truth:In those days Israel had no king; everyone did what was right in his own eyes. - Judges 21:25"You have let go of the commands of God and are hanging onto the traditions of men.” - Mark 7:8We must follow the Word of truth as it is written: Matthew 4v4 - “It is written, ‘Man does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’”The T