Scripture teaches that “faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone” (Jas. 2:17). The epistle of James generates much thinking and discussion regarding works and salvation. An elderly missionary said, I did not receive
We live in a culture that is deteriorating partly because of its loss of a moral standard. Since its inception, Christianity has provided a true moral standard by promoting and being committed to the biblical
The entry this week focuses on the trials and afflictions of believers. Often these times turn out to be blessings in disguise. In the very beginning of his epistle, James described his relationship to the
“Father of help; i.e., “helpful.” (1.) The second of the three” “sons of Hammoleketh, the sister of Gilead. He was the grandson” of Manasseh (1 Chr. 7:18). From his family Gideon sprang (Josh. 17:2; comp. Judg. 6:34; 8:2). He was also called Jeezer (Num. 26:30). “(2.) One of David’s thirty warriors (2 Sam. 23:27; comp. 1 Chr. 27:12). “(3.) The prince of the tribe of Dan at the Exodus (Num. 1:12).
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