James has a lot to say about how we use our words. He says with our words we can praise God or curse people made in God's image. We can build up or tear down through the use of our tongues. James teaches us that while the tongue is small it can bring on great devastation. How do you use your words? Join David and me as we take a look at James 3:1-12 and discuss how we can grow in grace when it comes to our words.
This is Lesson 9 in our series on the Book of James, "Living Wisely in Turbulent Times." In this video David and I discuss James 2:14-26. This is a text that has often been misunderstood through the years and so David and I do our best to clarify what James did and did not mean when he wrote in verse 24, "You see that a person is justified by works and not by faith alone." Join us as we dig into God's Word.
This is part of our ongoing study of the Book of James entitled, Living Wisely in Turbulent Times. This discussion focuses on James 2:1-13. Thanks for watching. Enjoy.
This is the seventh lesson on the Book of James in our series, "Living Wisely in Turbulent Times." In this lesson we discuss James 1:22-27. In particular, we take a look at how we can deceive ourselves by going through the motions of empty or useless religion instead of enjoying the fruitful and flourishing life God intends through both the hearing and doing of his Word. Please enjoy this week's lesson and then make sure to share it with a friend.
This is Lesson 6 in our series in James called, "Living Wisely in Turbulent Times." In this lesson, David and I discuss the differences between righteous and unrighteous anger, and how we can tell the difference in our own lives. This is a very timely topic and God's Word has a lot to say about it.
This is Lesson 5 in our ongoing series on the Book of James. Our series is entitled, "Living Wisely in Turbulent Times." Today David and I discuss what it means to be a good listener in our communication with others and how ungodly anger can move us in the wrong direction.
Hey guys, check out this week's lesson that we're calling, "Your Deepest Desires Realized." This is Lesson 4 in our ongoing series, "Living Wisely in Turbulent Times," based on the Book of James. Our Scripture for this lesson is James 1:13-18.
There's a little connection issue during the first two minutes of the video as there was a storm passing through, but it clears up in time for the content. Enjoy.
Today, David and I are continuing our study in the Book of James. We are looking at our need for wisdom to help us persevere through the trials of life. God wants us to pray for this wisdom with humble expectation.
Join David Preston and me as we discuss how to live wisely in turbulent times with the help of the book of James. This is part 1, in which we introduce the series and focus on James 1:1-4, which looks at trials, perseverance, character, and joy.