Calories

There are just some foods that go together: peanut butter and jelly, peas and carrots, chips and hot sauce. When you eat food you are taking in calories.  You can’t see calories, but you do see the results of calories.  In the Christian life, there are two things that go together to help us burn…

Playing Flavorites?

Do you love ice cream?  Most people do.  And everyone has their favorite flavor.  We play favorites with ice cream.  We could say we have our own “flavorite” – the flavor that we like.  That is OK when it comes to ice cream.  But it is not OK when it comes to dealing with other…

The Mirror

We all spend time in front of the mirror.  Why?  We want to see what we look like.  And we want to see what it is that we need to change.  Sometimes we don’t like what we see.  The same is true with our spiritual life.  God’s Word is like a mirror that shows us…

The T Word

God tests us to make us strong.  Satan tempts us to make us do wrong.  We all struggle with temptation.  The power of temptation is strong.  So how can I win in my struggle with temptation?  James gives us some direction to win this battle. Scripture Reference:

EIC2=M

What comes to mind when we say the word, “refresh”?  We think about getting reenergized, reinvigorated, or revised.  In this series we want to look at how we can be refreshed in our spiritual lives.  We are going to explore the book of James.  In it, James writes to encourage the early Christians not to…