True Words

Today’s reading: James 5:12 “But above all, my brothers, do not swear, either by heaven or by earth or by any other oath, but let your ‘yes’ be yes and your ‘no’ be no, so that you may not fall under condemnation.” (James...

Waiting… Patiently

Today’s reading: James 5:7-11 The Bible has shown me time and again, both with specific teaching and through examples, that God’s timing is perfect. Yet waiting patiently for God to move or answer a request is one of my biggest areas of struggle. I want...

Humble

Today’s reading: James 4:1-12; Psalm 25:9; Proverbs 3:34 Woven throughout James’s warning against being friends with the world, we see the message that God wants us to be humble and looks favorably on those who are. The choice is ours, and it really is an...

Powerfully Positive

Today’s reading: James 3:1-12; Proverbs 18:21 “Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those who love it will eat its fruits” (Proverbs 18:21). Whenever I read James 3:1-12, I like to pair it with Proverbs 18:21 because of how this wise...

Evidence

Today’s reading: James 2:14-26 (NLT) Once we make the decision to follow God by placing our faith in Christ as our Savior, doing good works for God should naturally follow. In other words, once we enter into a personal relationship with God, there should be...