James 1v19-21

“Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God. Therefore put away all filthiness and rampant wickedness and receive with meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.” James 1:19-21 James…

James 1v12-15 – Steadfast under trails

“Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.  Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am being tempted by God,” for God cannot be tempted with evil, and he…

James 1v9-11 – Forget temporary treasures

“ Let the lowly brother boast in his exaltation, and the rich in his humiliation, because like a flower of the grass he will pass away. For the sun rises with its scorching heat and withers the grass; its flower falls, and its beauty perishes. So also will the rich man fade away in the…

James 1v6-8 Pray in faith

“But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind. For that person must not suppose that he will receive anything from the Lord; he is a double-minded man, unstable in all his ways.” James 1:6-8…

James 1v5 – Seek wisdom

“If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.” James 1:5 God is a generous giver, especially when we ask for things with selfless motives. If our desire is to use what God gives us to bless others God does not…

James 1v2-4 – Steadfast in trials

“Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.” James 1:2-4 Trials are a certainty in life. No-one will make it through life…

James 1v1 – Servant heart

“James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ” James 1:1 This is how James starts off his letter to the church. He introduces himself as a servant. James would have been one of the leading figures in the church, a well respected pastor, the brother of Jesus and with enough of a…

Connect with James

We are about to start on a new devotional journey. A journey through the book of James. A journey through the words of the brother of Jesus. A journey that will challenge and inspire. A journey that will stretch us, a journey that will help us draw closer to God. A journey that will show…

New Year Manifesto

Another year over and a new one just begun. Maybe you have a list of resolutions, maybe you have no intention on making resolutions you know will be broken by the end of the week. But maybe it would be worth having a read over Paul’s words to the church in Rome and see if…