07 The Problem of Partiality (James 2:1-13)

This is part of a Bible Study series on the Epistle of James. You can find more information on the complete series by going to the Series Overview. This Week: James 2:1-13 Date: February 7, 2016 Series: Shoe Leather Theology: Study of James This Week’s Resources: The Compass Bible Study (pdf) Study Notes (pdf) PowerPoint Slides (Ankeny | Bondurant) Lighthouse Discussion Guide (pdf) …

06 How to Receive the Word

This is part of a Bible Study series on the Epistle of James. You can find more information on the complete series by going to the Series Overview. This Week: James 1:19-27 Date: January 31, 2016 Series: Shoe Leather Theology: Study of James This Week’s Resources: The Compass Bible Study (pdf) Study Notes (pdf) PowerPoint Slides (Ankeny | Bondurant) Lighthouse Discussion …

Old Testament Spotlight: Job on Trials

This is part of a Bible Study series on the Epistle of James. You can find more information on the complete series by going to the Series Overview. This Week: Job 1:1-2:10 Date: January 24, 2016 Series: Shoe Leather Theology: Study of James This Week’s Resources: The Compass Bible Study (pdf) Study Notes (pdf) PowerPoint Slides (Ankeny | Bondurant) Lighthouse Discussion …

03 The Gift of Trials

This is part of a Bible Study series on the Epistle of James. You can find more information on the complete series by going to the Series Overview. This Week’s Text: James 1:13-18 Date: January 17, 2016 Series: Shoe Leather Theology: Study of James This Week’s Resources: The Compass Bible Study (pdf) Study Notes (pdf) PowerPoint Slides (Ankeny | Bondurant) Lighthouse …

02 The Trouble with Trials

This is part of a Bible Study series on the Epistle of James. You can find more information on the complete series by going to the Series Overview. This Week: James 1:1-12 Date: January 10, 2016 Series: Shoe Leather Theology: Study of James This Week’s Resources:  The Compass Bible Study (pdf) Study Notes (pdf) PowerPoint Slides (Ankeny | Bondurant) Lighthouse Discussion …

Epistle of James Recommended Commentaries

While there are seemingly countless commentaries on the Epistle of James from a wide variety of authors and theological backgrounds, below is a list of suggested commentaries that provide solid, meaty teaching without digging too deeply into the technical aspects of the text. Barclay, W. (Ed.). (1976). The letters of James and Peter. Philadelphia: Westminster John Knox Press. Hiebert, D. …

Bible Study The Epistle of James Series Overview

This is the cover page for all of the resources connected with a verse-by-verse study of the Epistle of James. Grant, O God, that, following the example of your servant James, the brother of our Lord, your Church may give itself continually to prayer and to the reconciliation of all who are at variance and enmity; through Jesus Christ our …

Poem on Convictions

Some ships go east, and some go west, Before the wind that blows; It’s the set of the sail, and not the gale; That determines the way it goes.                                                      –Unknown