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Sep

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Examine Scripture

James 2:8-9

Love Your Neighbor as Yourself…. Scripture is more than just a recommendation: However, if you fulfill the royal law according to the scripture, “You shall love your neighbor as yourself,” you are doing well. But if you show partiality, you commit sin, and are convicted by the law as transgressors.  -James 2:8-9, NAB St. James […]

15
Sep

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Examine Scripture

Educated Faith

Proverbs 4:13… There are few things more valuable than an educated faith: Hold fast to instruction, never let her go; keep her, for she is your life.  -Proverbs 4:13, NAB What do I mean by an educated faith?  We need to know and understand what we believe.  It is not enough to blindly believe something because […]

13
Sep

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Examine Scripture

James 1:27

Unstained by the World…. With temptation and corruption all around us, it can be difficult to remain unstained by the world: Religion that is pure and undefiled before God and the Father is this: to care for orphans and widows in their affliction and to keep oneself unstained by the world.  -James 1:27, NAB How […]

12
Sep

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Examine Scripture

James 1:26

Religious…. There is a difference between being religious and being a follower of Christ: If anyone thinks he is religious and does not bridle his tongue but deceives his heart, his religion is vain.  -James 1:26, NAB As we continue our journey of faith, we sometimes get overly focused on our religion and lose sight […]