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James wrote a letter rich with wisdom on how we are to live. We’ll look at practical ways to apply this wisdom to our everyday lives.

Count It All Joy | October 14, 2018

Nick Jones
James 1:1-4

James shows us how to become a mature Christian. In James 1:1-4, we’ll look at how we can see joy in the midst of trials. Our view changes when we look from God’s perspective.

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Who Wants Some Wisdom? | October 21, 2018

Shawn Peterson
James 1:5-8

Like waves in the ocean, we battle being ruled by our circumstances. We can start to say NO to being ruled by our circumstances and say YES to receiving God’s wisdom as we deal with things in our lives. God will give us the wisdom we need when we ask, and He will give it generously!

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Two Trials with Money | October 28, 2018

Shawn Peterson
James 1:9-11

The Bible talks a lot about the trap of money so we can be leery of how we view it. Don’t look for your sense of joy in riches. True joy and happiness comes from the unseen; the spiritual side, not the material side.

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When Trials Become Temptations (And What To Do About It) | November 4, 2018

Jeremy Hart
James 1:12-18

Temptation always carries a bait that appeals to our natural desires. But, there’s a hook under the bait that can lead us into sin, pain, and ultimately death.

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How the Implanted Word Grows | November 11, 2018

Shawn Peterson
James 1:19-21

A prideful person is quick to speak, quick to anger, and does not want to listen. If you relate to people this way, you will also relate to God this way. you can have trouble receiving God’s Word because pride is getting in the way.

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How to be Blessed by the Bible | November 18, 2018

David North
James 1:22-25

To see true benefit from God’s Word, it’s not enough to just read our Bibles. As we read and meditate on His Word, we need to become doers of it.

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Favoritism is Anti-Gospel | November 25, 2018

Shawn Peterson
James 2:1-7

James cautions us against honoring people based on their wealth. We will have a better view of their heart if we learn to look past outward appearances and their social status here on earth.

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