Clergy Corner: Led of the Spirit to temptation

Photo courtesy of Jason PruittPastor Jason Pruitt, Parkway Baptist Church. ■ By Jason Pruitt / Contributed Typically, people will skim over this verse on their way to the interesting story of Christ being tempted by the devil. Jesus fasted 40 days and 40 nights and was met by Satan. Satan tries to tempt Jesus a few times before Satan finally leaves. Yet, verse one always captures my attention before I move on to the exchange of words between Christ and the devil. I am hooked by the very fact that verse one tells us that Jesus was led by the Spirit to the wilderness to be tempted of the devil. Did

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