Credentials of the Perfect Lamb of God
I. The Testing of the Lamb.
1. (vss. 3-4) Satan taunts Jesus in His physical weakness
2. (vss. 5-7) Satan twists scriptures to get Jesus to disobey God's Word
3. (vss. 8-10) Satan toys with reality to force Jesus to worship him
II. The Testimony of the Lamb.
1. The challenge to prove any blemish in the Lamb. John 8:46
2. The effectiveness of the Perfect (sinless) Lamb. 2 Cor. 5:21
3. The compassionate result from the tempted Lamb. Heb. 4:15
4. The finality of the sacrifice of the Perfect Lamb. Heb. 10:18