We are going to try something a little different; we would like to do a bible study in the book of James. This will be somewhat of a departure from our normal routine although Brother Gary did do a series on the seven churches in Revelations a while back.
We would really like your feedback on this one to see if taking a book and studying through it is helpful. We want our posts to be a blessing so if you find this study on the book of James helpful let us know. If the comments section and the likes fall silent three or four lessons in then we will take the hint.
Why the book of James? The epistle of James is a very practical guide to Christian living. James, in a very clear way, gets right down to it and describes the true nature God wants all Christians to have. This is an instructional book addressing a wide range of subjects. It does get specific with regards to Jewish culture to help them understand and embrace the finished work of salvation through Jesus Christ. Even with those specific references this is a book for all people everywhere to know and understand the mind of God regarding what He expects from us. This is plain talk coming from a man who knew Jesus personally. Read the rest of this entry »