Bible Study

10 Themes In The Book of James A Practical Guidebook

The Biblical book of James is a guide for Christians through all generations. We live in the reality of a sin-filled world and it is full of help and advice that draws us closer to the Lord. The themes in the book of James focus on growing and maturing our faith through the highs and lows of life. They combine spiritual wisdom with practical application for a faith-filled life!

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Christian Living

If God Does Not Show Partiality Neither Should We

The early church was initially made up of predominantly Jewish Christians. But the heart of the gospel message required a seismic shift in their way of thinking. What their culture and tradition had embedded within them was blown away by God’s grace. This new life in Christ and the royal law of His kingdom was transformational. They began to realize that God does not show partiality, and so neither should we!

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Christian Living

Consider It Pure Joy When Faced With Trials?

There are many self-help techniques today that encourage us to stay calm in the middle of life’s trials. Keep calm and carry on has become a popular slogan for difficult and trying circumstances. In the Book of James, however, the author says something quite startling. We are to consider it pure joy, all joy, or nothing but joy when we are faced with trials and tribulations. But how is it possible to find joy through adversity?

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