When Life doesn’t Add Up - A Journey through the Book of James - Part 4 (James 1:19-25)
When Life doesn’t Add Up
A Journey through the Book of James
Part 4 (James 1:19-25)
19 My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry,
20 because human anger does not produce the righteousness that God desires.
anger vs. wisdom
21 Therefore, get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you.
twin towers (delivered life & eternal life)
22 Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.
Tuesday, November 8
23 Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like someone who looks at his face in a mirror
24 and, after looking at himself, goes away and immediately forgets what he looks like.
best ability is availability
25 But whoever looks intently into the perfect law that gives freedom, and continues in it—not forgetting what they have heard, but doing it—they will be blessed in what they do.