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I AM your only Hope James 5:13-20

Why do We Need to Pray? Pharaoh said, “Who is God that I should obey him?”  He found out the hard way. How well do you know him?  Only when we realize who God is, can we then truly realize … Continue reading

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I AM coming again with my reward in hand. James 5:7-12

Hurry up and wait The parables of the land owner who went on a long journey who left his property in the hands of the servants, the parable of the ten virgins where only half of them were ready, the … Continue reading

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I AM the only God and I hate pride in men James 4:11- 5:6

In continuing in the subject of humility before God, James is opening our eyes with three examples of how easily our pride and self determination can rear its ugly head in our daily lives.  In what we know, what we … Continue reading

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I AM the God who sees your secret desires James 4:1-12

Distractions – You have heard it said that “the good is the enemy of the best.”  There are many ways that Satan can keep your walk with God from being vital to the lives of others.  Just as he got … Continue reading

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I AM the All Knowing God, Wisdom is my Essence. James 3:13-18

“The wisdom of the Lord is foolishness to the world.”  “But the foolishness of God is wiser than the wisdom of men.”  Putting others first, denying self, laying your life down for your friend, giving to others in need without … Continue reading

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I AM the God who can make you “perfect” James 3:1-12

“A perfect man”, wow, what must that be like?  Jesus was a perfect man who had his “whole body in check.”  What kind of bit can we put into our mouth that will make us speak and act like him?  … Continue reading

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I AM the God who saves those who depend on me. James 2:14-26

Martin Luther called James the “Apostle of straw” for his apparent preaching of works in this Epistle in addition to faith in Christ alone for salvation.  The million dollar question is this: What are the “deeds” that James is referring … Continue reading

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