Today we celebrate Martin Luther King's birthday. In honor oof this great man, here is the dream Good has placed on my heart I dream of one day not having too wear a mask every time I walk out the door because my immune system is fully healed. I am now cancer free, but I… Continue reading Dreaming
James 5:16b KJV The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much. This is probably one of the most well known verses from the book of James. We will look to this verse to verify that God hears and answers our prayers. After all, it tells us that our prayers do hard work and will… Continue reading Effective Prayer
James 5:16a KJV 16 Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. I am so glad James brings this up in his letter because it's an area where many of us fall short, I believe. Personal accountability is sorely lacking in our churches, and especially among church leaders. Why… Continue reading Are You Accountable?
James 5:14-15 KJV 14 Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord: 15 And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they… Continue reading Pray While Anointing
James 5:13 KJV 13 Is any among you afflicted? let him pray. Is any merry? let him sing psalms. James present two different pictures in one verse, one of affliction and one of being merry. In both cases, he also tells us how to respond to the condition we are in. To me, both of the… Continue reading Pray or Praise