Category Archives: James

HOW TO RESIST THE DEVIL…

JAMES 4:6-10: “And he gives grace generously. As the Scriptures say, “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” So humble yourselves before God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Come close to God, and … Continue reading

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DO YOU NEED WISDOM?

JAMES 1:5-8: “If you need wisdom, ask our generous God, and he will give it to you. He will not rebuke you for asking. But when you ask him, be sure that your faith is in God alone. Do not … Continue reading

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HUMILITY

Today many competing flags are asking us for our allegiance. I am not speaking of the national flag of the state. The flags I am referring to are those which are flown in both pride and protest. They are flown … Continue reading

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WHEN A FRIEND WALKS AWAY FROM THEIR FAITH…

JAMES 5:19-20: “Brethren, if anyone among you wanders from the truth, and someone turns him back, let him know that he who turns a sinner from the error of his way will save a soul from death and cover a … Continue reading

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FAITH AND VOTING…

JAMES 2:18-20: “But someone will say, “You have faith, and I have works.” Show me your faith without your works, and I will show you my faith by my works. You believe that there is one God. You do well. … Continue reading

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MY BATTLE WITH PRESUMPTION…

JAMES 4:13-17: “Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will travel to such and such a city and spend a year there and do business and make a profit.” Yet you do not know what tomorrow will bring — what … Continue reading

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SHOULD THE BOOK OF JAMES BE IN THE NEW TESTAMENT?

JAMES 2:18-19: “But someone will say, “You have faith, and I have works.” Show me your faith without works, and I will show you faith by my works. You believe that God is one. Good! Even the demons believe — and they … Continue reading

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DAYDREAMER…or…REALIST? (Or something in between?)

JAMES 4:13-17: “Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, spend a year there, buy and sell, and make a profit”; whereas you do not know what will happen tomorrow. For … Continue reading

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PATIENCE…or…DOUBLE-MINDEDNESS?

JAMES 1:2-4: “Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. And let endurance have its perfect work, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.” … Continue reading

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DO CHRISTIANS NEED THE LAW?

JAMES 1:25: “But he who looks into the perfect law of liberty and continues in it, and is not a forgetful hearer but a doer of the work, this one will be blessed in what he does.” (NKJV) OBSERVATION: Do … Continue reading

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