Category Archives: Sermons

Sermon 03-05-17: The Best Laid Plans

Title: The Best Laid Plans Text: James 4:13-17 Notes: James teaches us a sobering truth: our lives are as short as a morning vapor that comes right before dawn and disappears under the sun. No person can control how many … Continue reading

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Sermon 02-26-17: The Sin of Slander

Title:  The Sin of Slander Text:  James 4:11-12 Notes: Slander is a serious sin that divides and destroys. It is a sin of the tongue that starts in the heart. It is a sin that we all have and do … Continue reading

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Sermon 02-19-17: The Solution for Fights and Quarrels

Title:  The Solution for Fights and Quarrels Text:  James 4:6-10 Notes: Once we admit that the source of fights and quarrels comes from within our own hearts, the question is: how do we overcome our own hearts? The solution is … Continue reading

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Sermon 02-12-17: The Source of Fights and Quarrels

Title:  The Source of Fights and Quarrels Text:  James 4:1-6 Notes: James asks us a very direct and pointed question: what is the source of quarrels and conflicts among us? It is our tendency to blame others rather than to humbly admit … Continue reading

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Sermon 02-05-17: The Wisdom of God

Title:  The Wisdom of God Text:  James 3:13-18 Notes:  In his opening instruction, James tells us that if we lack wisdom, we should ask for it from God. He has continued giving us instruction on God’s wisdom at various points … Continue reading

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Sermon 01-29-17: Controlling the Tongue (part 2)

Title:  Controlling the Tongue, Part 2 Text: James 3:1-12 Notes:  When we realize that our tongues are small yet can direct the entire course of our lives and that our tongues are often used in ways that do not bring glory to … Continue reading

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