Introduction to Galatians

Our next excursion will be into Paul's letter to the Galatians. Paul wrote nine different books to the churches and this is one of them. There are actually several churches in the area of Galatia, not just one Church as Ephesians or Colossians are. The churches included in the region of Galatia are Lystra, Iconium,… Continue reading Introduction to Galatians


Establish Your Heart

James 5:8 KJV 8 Be ye also patient; stablish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh. Does it seem to you as it seems to me, that James is obsessed with patience?  Do you think, as I just thought, that perhaps this is because his brother, Jesus, was very patient with him?  James most… Continue reading Establish Your Heart


Patience revisited

James 5:7 KJV 7 Be patient therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, the husbandman waiteth for the precious fruit of the earth, and hath long patience for it, until he receive the early and latter rain. I live in Iowa. For those of you who don't know Iowa is a huge farming state. Our… Continue reading Patience revisited


Don’t Sin – Just Do It!

---James 4:16-17 KJV 16 But now ye rejoice in your boastings: all such rejoicing is evil. 17 Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin. I don't know about you but I hear it quite often. "We are going to Disneyland next week on vacation!"  "I have a huge… Continue reading Don’t Sin – Just Do It!


What About Tomorrow?

James 4:13-15 KJV 13 Go to now, ye that say, To day or to morrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain: 14 Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for… Continue reading What About Tomorrow?