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Asking God For Wisdom
Asking God For Wisdom

If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you. - James 1:5 As you work through your study guide this week, journal about the following two questions: What is wisdom?  And, what does your...

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Walk Your Talk

“Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.” -James 1:2-4 This week at...

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Why God Tests Us: Unveiling the Divine Purpose
Why God Tests Us: Unveiling the Divine Purpose

Consider it pure joy, my sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. James 1:2-3 This week’s study guide only goes to verse two, but we need to finish the sentence. Why should we consider it...

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Real Life Changes
Real Life Changes

This week Drawing Near to God Ministry is began our fall and spring classes on the book of James. I wrote this Bible study years ago and felt like it was important to teach it again this year. One commentary indicates that for James, a faith that does not produce real...

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