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
“Used to denote the period of a man’s life (Gen. 47:28), the” “maturity of life (John 9:21), the latter end of life (Job” “11:17), a generation of the human race (Job 8:8), and an” “indefinite period (Eph. 2:7; 3:5, 21; Col. 1:26). Respect to be” shown to the aged (Lev. 19:32). It is a blessing to communities when they have old men among them (Isa. 65:20; Zech. 8:4). The “aged supposed to excel in understanding (Job 12:20; 15:10; 32:4,” “9; 1 Kings 12:6, 8). A full age the reward of piety (Job 5:26;” Gen. 15:15).
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