Category Archives: James

Words and tones are windows to the heart

How we talk to and about each other says a lot about the quality of our relationship. This is one reason why it’s important to do a little inventory about the way we use our words. Church leaders should teach people … Continue reading

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Since Christ died for all …

Reflect on the text: “Christ’s love controls us. Since we believe that Christ died for all, we also believe that we have all died to our old life. He died for everyone so that those who receive his new life will no … Continue reading

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Live your faith!

A number of years ago, I was asked by a national radio ministry to produce an audio overview of the New Testament book of James. The entire book in one recording! Five chapters full of practical guidance for real life. … Continue reading

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