“Anointing in the Name of the Lord” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

Anointing in the Name of the Lord By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: James 5 Key Verse: James 5: 14 “Is anyone among you sick? 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.” A member of our church… Continue reading “Anointing in the Name of the Lord” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

“Patience and Endurance” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

Patience and Endurance By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Reading: James 5:7-11 Key Verse: James 5:11 “Behold, we count those blessed who endured. You have heard of the endurance of Job and have seen the outcome of the Lord’s dealings, that the Lord is full of compassion and is merciful.” This weekend there was a 10k… Continue reading “Patience and Endurance” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

“Living According to His Will” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

Living According to His Will By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: James 4:13-17, James 5:1-6 Key Verses: James 4:13, 15, 17 “Come now, you who say, ‘Today or tomorrow, we shall go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit.’” “Instead, you ought to… Continue reading “Living According to His Will” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

“Source of Misery and Lack of Joy” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

Source of Misery and Lack of Joy By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Reading: James Chapter 4 Key Verses: James 4:3; James 4:8; James 4:7 “You ask and do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it on your pleasures.” “Draw near to God and He will draw near to… Continue reading “Source of Misery and Lack of Joy” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

“Love That Sows Peace” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

Love That Sows Peace By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: James 3:13-18 Key Verse: James 3:18 “And the seed whose fruit is righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.” The Bible is full of scriptures that address wisdom and James addresses wisdom in this chapter also. He states that wisdom comes from… Continue reading “Love That Sows Peace” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

“The Fire of the Tongue” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

The Fire of the Tongue By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Reading: James Chapter 3 Key Verse: James 3: 5 “So also the tongue is a small part of the body, and yet it boasts of great things. Behold, how great a forest is set aflame by such a small fire!” When I was a child… Continue reading “The Fire of the Tongue” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

“Treating Everyone The Same” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

Treating Everyone the Same   By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: James Chapter 2 Key Verse: James 2: 1 “My brethren, do not hold your faith in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ with an attitude of personal favoritism.” This one key verse in James summarizes the first half of this chapter in James—to treat everyone the… Continue reading “Treating Everyone The Same” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell

“Pure and Undefiled Religion” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

Pure and Undefiled Religion By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: James 1 Key Verses: James 1:26, 27 “If anyone thinks himself to be religious, and yet does not bridle his tongue but deceives his own heart, this man’s religion is worthless.” “This is pure and undefiled religion in the sight of our God and Father,… Continue reading “Pure and Undefiled Religion” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

“Be Ye Doers of the Word…” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

“Be Ye Doers of the Word…” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Readings: James Chapter 1 Key Verses: James 1:22-25 “But prove yourselves doers of the word, and not merely hearers who delude themselves. For if anyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man who looks at his… Continue reading “Be Ye Doers of the Word…” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

“Being Slow to Anger” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)

Being Slow to Anger By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell Scripture Reading: James 1 Key Verses: 1:19-20 “This you know, my beloved brethren. But let everyone be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger; for the anger of man does not achieve the righteousness of God.” I don’t know about you, but this one… Continue reading “Being Slow to Anger” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)