When Jesus was tempted by Satan to turn the stones into bread the Lord quoted Deuteronomy saying: "man does not live by bread alone." We know that man needs food to live but Jesus is teaching there is a more fundamental, more essential need than bread. This need is reconciliation with God. Today we begin our series in Colossians nothing a major theme of the book - Jesus is all we need.
Matthew Walker is pastor of College Park Baptist Church in Cary, NC. He is a graduate of Bob Jones University, Maranatha Baptist Seminary, and Piedmont International University. He is married to Becky and together they parent their two teenage children, Aaron and Melanie.