Category Archives: Thinking Thursday

Lifegiving Surgery from the Book of James part 11

See part 1 for the introduction to this series. Remedy 5: Prayer and praise Someone once said that a Christian who doesn’t pray to God is an atheist. and I suppose you could say in the same breath a Christian … Continue reading

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Lifegiving Surgery from the Book of James part 10

See part 1 for the introduction to this series. Remedy 4: Humble Confession and Repentance This self-examination – seeing God for who he is, seeing myself as I really am -should naturally lead to humble confession and repentance Remember James’ … Continue reading

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Lifegiving Surgery from the Book of James part 9

See part 1 for the introduction to this series. We have looked at Remedy 1 Have a right view of God, and Remedy 2 Constantly remember the Gospel And this leads neatly into the third remedy Remedy 3 Get a … Continue reading

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Lifegiving Surgery from the Book of James part 8

See part 1 for the introduction to this series. Remedy 2: Remember the Gospel Again it seems obvious but our Christian life begins, continues and never ends with Jesus Christ. Our second step then, on the road to recovery will … Continue reading

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Lifegiving Surgery from the Book of James part 7

See part 1 for the introduction to this series. So we’ve seen the specialist, he’s run his tests and made his diagnosis. However, the treatment will be painful and costly. Now, we’ve got that choice we heard about last week: … Continue reading

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Lifesaving Surgery from the book of James part 6

See part 1 for the introduction to this series. AND FINALLY! Wow, it’s been a long slog, hasn’t it! We come briefly to James’ last diagnostic test. Now listen, you who say, ‘Today or tomorrow we will go to this … Continue reading

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Lifesaving Surgery from the book of James part 5

Sorry this is a week late, we have had no internet for a week. See part 1 for the introduction to this series. TEST NUMBER 4: My TONGUE We thought earlier how James looks around at the way we behave … Continue reading

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