Month: April 2008

Sermon: The Gift of the Word (James 1:16-18)

The Gift of the Word James 1:16-18 Last week we saw the truth spoken by James. God is never responsible for evil. Because of God’s very nature it is impossible for Him to have anything to do with sin…except punish it. James shift gears…

Sermon: The Fatal Attraction of Sin (James 1:13-16)

The Fatal Attraction of Sin James 1:13-16 So far in my messages from the Book of James we have been speaking of trials. According to what James has said up to this point we are to count them as joy based on the fact…

Sermon: Trading Places (James 1:9-12)

Trading Places James 1:9-12 There is a misconception in our consumer driven culture.  The misconception is, money = security or money = happiness.  It’s interesting that of all the trials James could mention specifically, he begins speaking of the haves and the have-nots. Here…

What to Do When You Struggle to Obey

James 1:5-8   [5] If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.  [6] But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like…