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Doing The Faith

Genuine faith produces righteous words and deeds that flow from a transformed heart that demotes self and seeks the good of others.

Who Will Save Their Souls?

Sunday, May 31, 2020

James 5:19-20Passage Summary: James continues reflecting on Christ’s teaching in Matthew 18 and the restored church discipline aspects of the previous...

Oh What Healing We Often Forfeit!

Sunday, May 24, 2020

James 5:13-18We ought to pray more on all occasions, but especially in times of great physical and spiritual need, we should gather as a community around...

Do Not Go Trading On Your Father’s Good Name

Sunday, May 17, 2020

James 5:12God’s people must speak the truth and do what they say they will do. They must not borrow the good name of God in an attempt to cover their...

Steady On, Friends

Sunday, May 10, 2020

James 5:7-11Because the Lord’s return is set, certain, and near, we can endure every hardship in life with a calm trust in God’s mercy and compassion....

Woe to the Fat Man in a Starving City

Sunday, May 3, 2020

James 5:1-6James speaks a rebuking word to those who’s greed had sone harm to others and ignored God’s call to justice and generosity. Christian love...

Submitting to Sovereignty

Sunday, April 26, 2020

James 4:13-17Humility before God is to recognize that he is in control of all things and to submit your life to doing his will instead of your own.

Speak No Evil

Sunday, April 19, 2020

James 4:1-12; 5:9James warns us not to harbor bitterness in our hearts, or to speak against others. Love covers, bears with, and gently confronts sin,...

The Grace of Sorrow

Sunday, April 5, 2020

James 4:4-10The sinful desires which lead us into war with one another and the new life God has given us also lead us to be at war with God. We have...


Sunday, March 29, 2020

James 3:13-4:3Godly wisdom and spiritual maturity is to no longer be driven by a desire to please ourselves, but to live to please God by caring for...

Tongue in Check

Sunday, March 22, 2020

James 3:2b-12Our tongues are a reflection of the depth of the work of God’s grace in our lives and of our submission to Christ as Lord of our life.

What Tongue Dares to Speak for God?!

Sunday, March 8, 2020

James 3:1-2aAll are called to serve the Lord according to the grace and gifts that we have received from him. We must not pridefully reach for service...

Faith that Works

Sunday, March 1, 2020

James 2:14-26In this passage James asks the question, “what kind of faith is required for salvation?” His answer is: true faith, saving faith, culminates...

All Are Created Equal

Sunday, February 23, 2020

James 2:1-13The faith that we share in Jesus came to all of us when we were unworthy of his love. Therefore we must follow that faith without any judgement...

Hear With Your Hands

Sunday, February 16, 2020

James 1:19-27There are many who hear God’s Word and agree with it, who are convicted by it, but do not obey it, or pick-and-choose from it. Only those...

When Tempted

Sunday, February 9, 2020

James 1:12-18Our wonderful new life in Christ is a generous gift from God from start to finish. This new life is the reward for all those who put to...

Blessed with Hard Times

Sunday, February 2, 2020

James 1:1-11James opens his letter with an encouragement to shift our focus off of our comfort, and onto the deeper work that God desires to do in our...

Intro and Read-Through of James

Sunday, January 26, 2020

James Read-ThroughJames paints a picture of saving faith: action. Genuine faith produces righteous words and deeds that flow from a transformed heart...