James 5:7-12: Patience in Suffering
Patience in suffering:
We are reaching the end of James:
As we reached the end of Lent we are also nearing the end of our series of sermons on James
Series called Fruits? Why?
Point #1: Patience in Suffering
“Patience will bear precious fruit of the coming of the Lord...”
Patience will bear precious fruit of the coming of the Lord...
As opposed to grumbling: Grumbling happens when we are impatient…
Command: Be patient for the Precious Fruit of the Earth to come
Examples of suffering:
Point #2: Examples of Suffering
The prophets: Examples of steadfast faith who spoke!
Job: Example of Steadfastness.
Purpose-Filled Suffering: the Lord is compassionate and merciful
Be patient: Farmer waits, but stays busy until the harvest comes.
Example of Suffering
Be patience, establish your hearts