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We've been studying the book of James learning that God sends us trials to test the purity of our faith. In Chapter One, we learned that God sends us various trials. In Chapter 2, we look at a different type of trial - the trial of favoritism.
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God's Word has the power to not only save us but to also transform us. In today's bible study podcast, James gives us 3 specific things to indicate if you have been transformed by the Bible.
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In James 1:25, James gives us the secret to finding success in any trial.
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Have you ever been talking with someone and they had a piece of food stuck in your teeth? It's like you want to tell them, but you don't want to embarrass them. Right?
Now, let's reverse that situation. Have you ever looked into the mirror and noticed spinach in your own teeth, but didn't do anything about it? Well, today James is going to be using that same analogy when it comes to our Bible Study habits.
As we come to the end of Paul's letter to the Colossians, Paul spends the remainder of his time sending greetings from those who surround him as he writes this letter.
And as we bring this letter to a close, I feel God leading me to bring The Simple Truth to a close as well.
I thank you for allowing me to come into your home and life each day. It has truly been an honor spending a few minutes each day with you exploring God'...
Colossians 4:5 (NLT) “Live wisely among those who are not believers, and make the most of every opportunity.
2 Devote yourselves to prayer with an alert mind and a thankful heart. 3 Pray for us, too, that God will give us many opportunities to speak about his mysterious plan concerning Christ. That is why I am here in chains. 4 Pray that I will proclaim this message as clearly as I should.
(NLT) Colossians 3:22 Slaves, obey your earthly masters in everything you do. Try to please them all the time, not just when they are watching you. Serve them sincerely because of your reverent fear of the Lord. 23 Work willingly at whatever you do, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people. 24 Remember that the Lord will give you an inheritance as your reward and that the Master you are serving is Christ. 25 B...
Colossians 3:20-21 (NIV):
20 Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.
21 Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged.
Colossians 3:18-19 (NIV) 18 Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord. 19 Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them.
Colossians 3:17 (NIV) And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
Colossians 3:16 (NIV) Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts.
Colossians 3:15 (NIV) Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.
Colossians 3:13-14 (NIV) 13 Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. 14 And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity.
Colossians 3:11-12 (NIV) 11 Here there is no Gentile or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all, and is in all.
12 Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.
Colossians 3:9-10 (NIV) 9 Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices 10 and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator.
Colossians 3:5-8 (NIV) Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry. 6 Because of these, the wrath of God is coming. 7 You used to walk in these ways, in the life you once lived. 8 But now you must also rid yourselves of all such things as these: anger, rage, malice, slander, and filthy language from your lips.
Colossians 3:5 (NIV) Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry.
Colossians 3:4 (NIV) When Christ, who is your life, appears, then you also will appear with him in glory.
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