Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 167 views
Scripture declares that all people are equal in the sight of God, and that all are equally in need of the redemption achieved through the saving death of Jesus Christ. All believers have equal status before God, despite differences in their social standing and background.
James: Practical Religion
Daniel L. Arter • Sermon • • 143 views
Welcome Scripture Reading ( Leviticus 19:9-18 ) This passage was chosen for two primary reasons: (1) Our passage in James actually quotes from this passage and (2) Vs. 15-16 , talks about the same sin that James refers to. This passage is God telling Moses what to tell the Israelites about God’s law—God,…
GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 139 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Arturo Tosconini became famous in the world of music because of the power of prejudice. He was a young cellist with a touring opera company from Italy. In June of 1886 they were in the greatest opera house in Rio de Janerio in Brazil. The house was packed with shouting people, but…
Midweek @ River Church
We are in a difficult time in our nation. We are just coming out of a pandemic where over 100,000 Americans have died. Then we had the unfortunate murder of George Floyd by police who have been charged with murder… Not every police action is an act of prejudice, but there are prejudiced police officers…
Today Pastor Chase expounds on James 2:1-13 and addresses the issue James brings up of favoritism. Do you struggle with showing partiality or favoritism toward a certain type of people over others? Ever struggle with any form of prejudice? Then this is for you.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 25 views
Looking kindly upon someone or treating someone with special regard. Favour can be gained by means of good character, gifts, service or through the intervention of God. Scripture warns against undue favouritism.
James: Biblical Faith Animated
John Mathew • Sermon • • 23 views • 33:18
God wants us to hold the Faith without partiality. What does faith without partiality look like? 2 Descriptions 1. Holding faith without partiality Attends to everyone. (James 2:1-7 NKJV) 2. Holding faith without partiality loves others as oneself. (James 2:8-13 NKJV) Will you hold the faith without…
Derek Slack • Central Park Christian Church Topeka • Sermon • • 20 views • 36:39
Today as we evaluate ourselves, my prayer is that God’s word will affect and convict us in such a way that we become a body of believers that God is most glorified by. Today we will look at three trademarks that are present in a faith that is controlled by God, not perfect, but present.
Secular - A Sunday School Teacher was discussing the Ten Commandments with her five and six year olds. After explaining the commandment to "Honor" thy Father and thy Mother, she asked, "Is there a commandment that teaches us how to treat our brothers and sisters?" Without missing a beat, one little boy…
There was a bank in Chicago that was considering hiring a Young man from Boston… they requested a letter of recommendation from his previous employer - The Boston Investment House. They received the letter and quickly found that they couldn’t say enough about the young man… In the letter, they wrote:…
The Book of James
Joseph Stoppelbein • Sermon • • 18 views
Introduction As we enter Chapter 2, we’re looking at our faith in action. Last time we saw that Favoritism, prejudice, partiality, or respect of persons is a sin. You can’t hold faith and biases together. If you claim to have faith in Christ, you can’t also treat people different based on external or…