Pastor Jim Freed • Sermon • • 6,457 views
Two Types of Temptations (James 1:2- 17) 1. Holy Trials (verses 2 -12) a. Possible sinful responses b. Rebellion/defiance (Hebrews 12:5) c. Fatalism/giving up (Hebrews 12:5) d. Self Pity (1 Corinthians 10:10) e. Positive response (we can be exercised by the difficulties and perplexities of life (Heb_12:11)…
Michael Morse • Sermon • • 1,897 views
Through trials of life sometimes we acan be faced with temptation. The same produce that trials bring is what is needed for temptation as well. James gives us the how to for enduring temptation.
Rejoicing Through Revelation
C. Jason Walker • Broomfield Baptist • Sermon • • 164 views • 42:18
Introduction: Illustration - The Reality of Trials It's been said concerning trials and storms of life that, "Either you just came through one, are now entering one, or one looms on your horizon." Main Thought: Prepare today for the persecutions of tomorrow looking for the promise of eternity. Sub-intro:…
We end the testimony series until the Fall with Bruce Gridley. What a powerful testimony of what Jesus can do beyond any circumstance in life! Afterwards Pastor Chase brings a message from James 1:13-18 regarding fighting temptations and fishing. Yes, fishing... just listen ;)
Ward • Sermon • • 142 views • 39:45
Introduction: We have a number of terms that we use in the church that some call “Christianese.” They are words unique to Christianity or words that have what some may consider a special or hidden meaning in Christian . There is even an entry for Christianese in Wikipedia. Here it is. [Show Screenshot]…
What is the difference between trusting God and testing God? What did Jesus and the Old Testament teach us about testing God? Should we seek out unnecessary danger and thus show our trust in Him, or would that be testing God? What should we do when the rules of God seem to be in conflict?
Mark Knetsch • Sermon • • 124 views
: Temptation Introduction: Comedian: What would James do! The pressure of being Jesus younger brother… “What can’t you be more like your brother, James?” “What would Jesus do?” James had problems: Go to mom, what would Jesus do? Jokes about James: What would Jesus do? What would James do? “You’ve got…
New Year New Challenges
Tragedy. Loss. Trial. Suffering. Difficulty. When these words define our lives, we must remember two vital truths.
Jim L. Wilson • Sermon • • 84 views
James 1:1-18 James opens his epistle by reaching through the pages of the sacred text and slapping his reader's faces. It is not a slap that you should take as an insult or interpret as an act of aggression. Instead it is one that you would more than likely say, "Thank you, I needed that" the moment…
Central Park Christian Church (Derek Slack) • Rossville Christian Church • Sermon • • 76 views • 30:08
Do not be deceived, my beloved brothers. Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change. Of his own will he brought us forth by the word of truth, that we should be a kind of firstfruits of his creatures.…
Genesis: Foundational Principles for Life
I was in the kitchen with my mom after church one Sunday… my little sister Ginger came into the kitchen crying. I felt relieved because I had done nothing to her this time to make her cry… or so I thought. My mom asked what was wrong and she shared that they learned in church that day about those who…
Intro: "What is framing theory?" Looking for the answer always leads to introductory material. This is frustrating because I just want to know a simple definition. But that information is important. Just as all that Paul has given us by way of explaination in Rom. 6:1-11 . So, now we get to how we navigate…
James- A brother
Intro Today and for the next 4 weeks we are going to take a look at the book of James. I am approaching this book differently than we have been doing other books. We are going to look at an overview of the book and give an executive summary of the three main themes found in this book. Today, I will introduce…
Faithful To The Master • Sermon • • 48 views
Count it All Joy: Rightly Facing the Trials of Life 1 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes in the Dispersion: Greetings. 2 Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, 3 for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness.…
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.
Jon Brokke • Sermon • • 44 views
13 Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am being tempted by God,” for God cannot be tempted with evil, and he himself tempts no one. 14 But each person is tempted when he is lured and enticed by his own desire. 15 Then desire when it has conceived gives birth to sin, and sin when it is fully grown brings…
Joshua Umbriaco • Sermon • • 43 views • 48:33
W.W.W. (not “world wide web”) Warren Wendel Wiersbe is a popular name for many reasons and for good reason! First, he’s a godly pastor that holds to conservative evangelicalism — the true faith! Second, he’s a well studied man who is a seminary graduate who authored over 150 books with over 10,000 books…