The Quick and the Slow

My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, James 1:19 NIV Being quick to listen and slow to speak helps us understand rather than jumping to conclusions. How many times have we gotten...

Teaching

James 3:3 Not many of you should presume to be teachers, my brothers, because you know that we who teach will be judged more strictly. This verse comes to mind before every Bible class I teach… scary! BUT I think it’s not limited to that. James is about to...

God’s Will for My Life?

“If I just knew what God’s will for my life is, then I could… really be happy… know I have purpose… head in the right direction… let go and live fully… find peace… make a difference… ” Good news! I found your...

The Sin-Less Formula

Psalm 119:11 I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you. 1. Write down the top 3 sins you face the most. 2. Look up passages relating to staying strong against those. 3. Memorize. 4. When the thought/act comes up quote the verse(s) out loud....

Taking Every Thought Captive

2 Corinthians 10:5 We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ. Much of our daily battle takes place in our minds. What we THINK someone said. What we...