Know What?

Know What?

James 1:19-20 “Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.” “Know this,” This is important! Know this! This is so applicable today. Our...
Gifts

Gifts

“Every good gift and every perfect gift…” Gifts. Wonderful gifts. Pouring down on us from the Father. No ugly sweaters or fruitcakes. Only good and perfect gifts thoughtfully and lovingly designed especially for and uniquely for each of us individually from God. God...
Tempted by Flesh

Tempted by Flesh

James 1:13-15 “Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am being tempted by God,” for God cannot be tempted with evil, and he himself tempts no one. But each person is tempted when he is lured and enticed by his own desire. Then desire when it has...
Remaining Steadfast

Remaining Steadfast

“Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial,” A recurring theme (CR. V.2-4). Suffering and trials are to be expected and even embraced. Through them we develop character and strength. Through them we get to see God’s grace empowering us. We are...
Exaltation

Exaltation

James 1:9-11 “Let the lowly brother boast in his exaltation, and the rich in his humiliation, because like a flower of the grass he will pass away. For the sun rises with its scorching heat and withers the grass; its flower falls, and its beauty perishes. So...
Doubting

Doubting

James 1:6-8 “But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind. For that person must not suppose that he will receive anything from the Lord; he is a double-minded mand, unstable in...