By Design & Desire

The Book Of James

Building a Culture of Faith

September 11, 2022 • Daniel Rolfe • James

And the prayer of faith will save the one who is sick, and the Lord will raise him up. And if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven. Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working. - James 5:15-16

Patience In Suffering

September 4, 2022 • Evan Stone • James

True patience can only exist if it is anchored to something firm.

Diagnosis: Divided Heart

August 28, 2022 • Ann Moore • James

Pride is an independent, me-oriented spirit. It makes people arrogant, rude and hard to get along with. When our heart is prideful, we don’t give God the credit and we mistreat people, looking down on them thinking that we deserve what we have. —Joyce Meyer

Faith Without Works Is Dead

August 21, 2022 • Scott Todd • James

Grace is not opposed to effort; it is opposed to earning.

The Power Of Our Words

August 14, 2022 • Bobby Taylor • James

Our tongue is small but our words are powerful. The words we use can really hurt or bless and encourage the world around us.

How Do I Get Through This

August 7, 2022 • Hector Lopez • James

Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness, And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.