Greg Stuckey • Sermon • • 1,554 views
A few hundred years ago, Israel needed a new king. Saul had proven unreliable and the prophet Samuel was sent to the tiny town of Bethlehem to anoint his successor. When he arrived, he invited Jesse and his sons to attend a sacrifice. The father and his sons – seven huge hunks – made their appearance.…
Rich DeRuiter • Sermon • • 164 views
Reading: James 2:1-13 If you really keep the royal law found in Scripture, “Love your neighbor as yourself,” you are doing right. But if you show favoritism, you sin and are convicted by the law as lawbreakers. James 2:8-9 (NIV) I. Don’t play Favorites (vv.James 2:1-7) A. Don’t be Unfair 1. Even children…
Keith Cowart • Sermon • • 118 views
“No Pecking Allowed” James 2:1-13 May 17, 1998 James 2:1-13 My brothers, as believers in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ, don't show favoritism. Suppose a man comes into your meeting wearing a gold ring and fine clothes, and a poor man in shabby clothes also comes in. If you show special attention to…
Discipleship The True Process to Wholeness
Undiscriminatin Love by a True Disciple. Becoming a true Deciple by showing Gods love. The Parable of the Good Samaritan and the love he shows.
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.
Rev. Bruce Goettsche • Union Church of La Harpe Illinois • Sermon • • 36 views
Imagine a Sunday morning and the church is filled with visitors. Suppose in our congregation visiting this day are a young African American couple from WIU, a couple of young men of middle eastern descent, a well-respected surgeon from Iowa, a couple of teenagers, a poor family from the community, and…
Derek Slack • Central Park Christian Church Topeka • Sermon • • 15 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.
Faithlife Sermons • Sermon • • 13 views
The unfair treatment of a person or group in preference to another. Favouritism is shown in Scripture as causing division both in the family and in the church. It is warned against in the administration of justice. The human tendency to partiality is contrasted with God’s impartial dealings.
James: Biblical Faith Animated
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…