- How divisive the false teachers and gossips are in the church
- The temptation every disciple faces to follow the world's approach to happiness
- God's view of us when we flirt with the world's temptations
Of course, the main point of the message is to highlight the insights from James on how we can flourish in God's Generosity.
Well...I hope you will be blessed by this message from James. Let me know how Holy Spirit speaks to you! I'd love to hear. To help you follow, see the outline below.
God bless, Kirk McCormick
Flourishing in God’s Generosity
Habit 1 - Insatiable Addiction to things.
James 4:1 - “Those conflicts and disputes among you, where do they come from? Do they not come from your cravings that are at war within you.” (Note: Verse 2 is much like 1)
“You want something and do not have it; so you commit murder. And you covet something and cannot obtain it; so you engage in disputes and conflicts.”
Proverbs 10:3 - “The Lord does not let the righteous go hungry, but he thwarts the craving of the wicked.”
Habit 2 - Unfaithful Flirting with the World.
James 4:4 - “Adulterers! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God?