What does it mean that Christian faith is dead apart from works? Is this a works-based gospel that James is preaching, or is he diving headfirst into how our actions demonstrate God’s love for us in Christ? Listen below to find out!
James tells us that truly following Jesus means we care for the vulnerable and keep ourselves from sin. Yet it seems like James saw some in the early church not doing this. In fact, he saw separation occurring along the lines of social class, a practice called “partiality.” Listen below to hear more from James […]
We closed out the first chapter of the book of James this past Sunday! It is important in the Christian life to not merely hear the Word of God, but to actually do the Word of God by living out our faith. Listen below to hear more!
We continued in our series on the book of James, staying in the middle of chapter 1. We see all sorts of fun themes here: exaltation and humiliation; steadfastness under trial; temptation and testing of our faith; good gifts from God; and the word of truth from God. Whew! Listen below to hear about all […]
We kicked off our new sermon series in the book of James this past Sunday, starting with James 1:1-8. We talked about having joy even in the midst of suffering and trials, and how God gives us exactly what He promises to. Listen below to hear more!