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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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Lifesaving Surgery from the Book of James part 4

See part 1 for the introduction to this series. TEST NUMBER 3: My attitude towards MYSELF James runs another test to uncover another related symptom of this heart disease in 4:1-2 Again it is linked to poverty and riches. But … Continue reading

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Lifesaving Surgery from the book of James part 3

See part 1 for the introduction to this series. TEST NUMBER 2: My attitude towards OTHERS James runs another diagnostic test. We’ve seen how the ‘poverty and riches’ test reveals our attitude to God, but how do we fare in … Continue reading

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Lifesaving Surgery from the book of James part 2

See part 1 for the introduction to this series Test Number 1: My attitude towards God in the TRIALS of life Firstly, in chapter 1:2-17, James looks at how we react to the trials of life. This test may show … Continue reading

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