Monthly Archives: October 2018

God is good –

James 1:17 Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow of turning. The Disciple is tempted by Satan to sin by telling us … Continue reading

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Joy in trials #7

Guard against sin – James 1:13-15…13 Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am being tempted by God”; for God cannot be tempted by evil, and He Himself does not tempt anyone. God is good and cannot sin and … Continue reading

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Joy in trials #6

Pursue the crown of life – James 1:12…Blessed is a man who perseveres under trial; for once he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him. James said … Continue reading

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Joy in trials #5

Focus on the eternal perspective instead of temporal – James 1:9-10…9 But the brother of humble circumstances is to glory in his high position; 10 and the rich man is to glory in his humiliation, because like flowering grass he will pass … Continue reading

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Joy in trials #4

Ask God for wisdom – James 1:5-8…5 But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him. Disciples are challenged to ask God for … Continue reading

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Joy in Trials – #3

 Trials produce endurance and maturity – James 1:3-4…3 knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. 4 And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing. In 1967 I was having desperate … Continue reading

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Joy in trials – #2

 James 1:2 Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials, How to have Joy in Trials? Jesus said “These things I have spoken to you so that My joy may be in you, and that your joy … Continue reading

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