R. Michel Lankford • Sermon • • 47,573 views
Key Points Lessons and Teachings from James By Brother Michel Lankford A Personal Note: Hello and God bless you. What follows is a devotional Bible study of the book of James. Late last year, the Lord was impressing upon me that I should start reading certain books of Scripture, and keeping a "running…
Barry Busby • Sermon • • 63 views
THE LETTER OF JAMES Critical Introduction and Exegetical Notes Jimmy Dukes CRITICAL INTRODUCTION The Epistle of James, following the major Epistle to the Hebrews, is the first in a group of letters in the New Testament referred to as the General Epistles. These letters came to be called general epistles…
James: Tools to Fix a Broken Faith
Are you tired of dealing with a broken faith? Join us as we begin a new series based on the Book of James where we learn how to fix a broken faith and optimize a strong faith.
Jerry Laviña • Sermon • • 11 views
Once more we start with another series and an apt one to follow Hebrews not only because they share the same Jewish character but also in that they share the same themes of encouraging perseverance and patience in spite of external pressures. But more so James is a treatise on the Christian way of living.…
God makes very clear through His word that our faith isn't faith at all UNLESS it is proven through faith. We are not saved by our works, but rather, our works prove our salvation. Faith is necessarily linked to works. This matters because our testimony of Jesus transforming us is only valid if it can be seen by how we live. The more we exercise our faith, the stronger it becomes. And the stronger our faith is, the more we put on display the transformational power of Jesus.
Paul Tinker • Sermon • • 5 views
May the words of my mouth and the meditation of all our hearts be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, our strength and our song – Amen James writes… Be doers of the word, and not merely hearers who deceive themselves. (1:22) and … If any think they are religious, and do not bridle their tongues but deceive…
Kenton Church EPC • Sermon • • 3 views
In elementary school we took a field trip to the Richmond Auditorium. I don't know who was leading the orchestra but one of the things they did was to introduce us to the idea of "musical themes" via Sergei Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf. Musical themes are those repetitious melodies that mark the entrance…
Toby L. Soechting • Sermon • • 2 views
Bilical Faith INTRODUCTION: 1. Last week we looked at faithfulness (intensity, integrity, interest in others, intentions). 2. This week, we take a look at the working of faith. (1) Romans 10:17. A. Faith comes by hearing. B. Faith is evident in your doing. (2) Read text: James 1:9-18. 3. Regarding text:…