James 2:17 Thus also faith by itself, if it does not have works, is dead Works and grace are kind of tricky but are tied together. The bible says it is by grace you have been saved, through faith. We can't earn our way to Heaven, this is true and a relief because if it were so, I'd fail miserably because the bible says we all fall short of the … [Read more...] about Word up — A Spiritual zombie
James 4:3 You ask and do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it on your pleasures. In my prayer life, I sometimes find myself separating my ways from what I'm asking God to do in a situation. Meaning, God I got this part of my life, just help me with the rest or the problem at hand. Those things I think I got, … [Read more...] about just help me with the rest or the problem at hand
Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that he testing of your faith develops perseverance. Perseverance musts finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything NIV James 1:2-4 When you face different situations it helps you to grow. In practice the coach may … [Read more...] about Facing trials
John, one of the 12 apostles that Jesus picked as his main group. He wrote 5 books that are in the Bible. John, I John, II John, III John and Revelation. He lived the longest of the apostles and Jesus set him up as the one to take card of Jesus' mother. In the little letter, I , II, and III John he is very kind but insists that if you say you … [Read more...] about Was John perfect?