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
Common to all (Job 5:7; 14:1; Ps. 34:19); are for the good of “men (James 1:2, 3, 12; 2 Cor. 12:7) and the glory of God (2 Cor.” “12:7-10; 1 Pet. 4:14), and are to be borne with patience by the” Lord’s people (Ps. 94:12; Prov. 3:12). They are all directed by “God (Lam. 3:33), and will result in the everlasting good of his” people (2 Cor. 4:16-18) in Christ Jesus (Rom. 8:35-39).
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