Everyday Faith (James 5:13-20)

MOTIVATE I have been continually reminded that not everyone views life, events, and circumstances the way that I do. How you see things is different from how someone else views them. Sometimes life can feel like a Rorschach test of mysterious inkblot images with dozens, if not hundreds, of perceived meanings. And perception is multiplied…

Everyday Faith (James 5:1-12)

MOTIVATE According to Bible Gateway, certain passages had a significant increase for searching on the recent election week. James 1 saw the largest percentage increase with over 11,500% increase.[1] This message series has been timely as the book of James teaches us many principles for living through pandemic problems. We are facing at least 7…

We are clay jars…

“But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to God and not to us. We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed; always carrying in the body the death of Jesus,…

Everyday Faith (James 4:13-17)

MOTIVATE We see life progressively, but God views life panoramically. God is timeless, so He can see the past, present, and future simultaneously. Take a parade for example: We are positioned in a location and view a single band, vehicle, or group that is marching past. However, an aerial view is able to see all…