Contributed on Jun 22, 2007
The message looks at the life of a believer and identifies 5 qualities of life.
The Right Perspective James 1:9-18 Introduction Illus... A few years ago my neighbor was going to sell his house and move to a larger house with more land. He and his wife were very excited in the beginning and even put down a very large deposit. They kept their house because they ...read more
Contributed on Jul 8, 2007
The message looks at how we might clean out our lives to become more Christlike in our listening, speaking, and especially, in dealing with anger.
Clean Sweep James 1:19-21 Introduction Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows. He chose to give us birth through the word of truth, that we might be a kind of firstfruits of all he ...read more
Contributed on Sep 16, 2007
The message gives the 5 steps to avoid and diffuse conflict.
The Conflict Cure James 4:1-10 Introduction This morning we are going to look at conflict in and out of the church. I have discovered a great deal about conflict and would like to share some of the more important points. Lynn Buzzard gives negative advice on "How to turn a ...read more
Contributed on Sep 26, 2007
Arrogance appears in our lives when we judge others and plan without God. The solution is found in the Lord.
The Cure for Arrogance James 4:11-17 Introduction James presents a problem everyone has, arrogance, also called pride. It is a real problem when it is found in the church. Evidently it was a problem in the church at Jerusalem and at times is a problem in every church. When I ...read more
Contributed on Oct 2, 2007
The message deals with the attitude, acquisition, and application of riches and the dangers involved.
Rich Little James 51-6 Introduction A well-worn one dollar bill and a similarly distressed twenty dollar bill arrived at a Federal Reserve Bank to be retired. As they moved along the conveyor belt to be burned, they struck up a conversation. The twenty dollar bill ...read more
Contributed on Oct 14, 2007
The message deals with patience in the face of suffering and how belieders react and act.
"Suffering Patiently" James 5:7-11 Introduction We are looking at a passage today that has two words I personally would prefer to avoid. One word is suffering and the other is patience. These are not my favorite topics but they are very real to life. All of us will suffer to a degree ...read more
Contributed on Oct 23, 2007
The message deals that what we are to do when we are 1. in trouble 2. happy 3. sick 4. have sinned.
What Should I Do When.. James 5:13-20 Introduction A man was watching the news one night when it was reported that a car was going the wrong direction on the freeway. The man knew his wife was on that freeway and became very concerned so called her on her cell phone. She answered and he ...read more