Contributed by David Owens on Aug 23, 2021
James begins chapter four with a question about what causes fights among us. He spends 12 verses discussing the causes and cures for conflict. In this sermon, we will focus on the first 6 verses that address the causes of conflict.
A. A boy once asked his dad, “Dad, how do wars begin?”
1. “Well,” said his father, “Take the First World War, it got started when Germany invaded Belgium.”
2. Immediately the boy’s mother interrupted, “Honey, tell the boy the truth. It began because somebody was