Draw Near.

James 3:13-5:11

Enduring Through Suffering

September 5, 2021 • Sean Gasperetti • James 5:10–11

How Complaining Damages The Church

August 29, 2021 • Sean Gasperetti, Stephen Marti • James 5:9

Complaining is generally unhelpful, but it's especially toxic when it's Christians complaining about one another. Why? Pastors Sean and Stephen unpack the implications of James 5:9, revealing how the way we communicate about one another directly impacts the family - a reality Jesus will hold us accountable to.

People of Patience

August 22, 2021 • James 5:7–8

The Corrosive Nature of Wealth

August 15, 2021 • Sean Gasperetti • James 5:1–6

Wealth is temporary and fading. Monetary injustice is evil. Self-indulgence leads to ruin. So, what’s the anecdote for a heart that’s consumed with wealth? Generosity.

Planning With A Big "IF" In Mind

August 8, 2021 • Bob Stone • James 4:13–17

Many people live as if they were the final authority in their life. “We have a right to decide our own destiny and choose what is best for us”...so the line goes. In the Christian community of believers, sometimes our actions and attitudes are not much different. How should a Christian's life differ from his non-Christian counterpart?

The Critical Spirit

August 1, 2021 • Sean Gasperetti • James 4:11–12

God didn’t give us the law so we could beat it over the heads of our neighbor. He gave us the law so we could stay close to him by doing what it says. So that, in turn, we would express and reveal his love to others as his ambassadors, not as his security guards.

Conflict / Humility

July 25, 2021 • Sean Gasperetti • James 4:1–10

As we dive into chapter 4 of James together, we learn to live at peace with God, others, and ourselves.

Wisdom From Above

July 18, 2021 • Sean Gasperetti • James 3:13–18

We need Godly wisdom to navigate this complex world.