2-25-18, Being Accountable in 2018, Lights, Camera, Action. The book of James Pt. 14

Wisdom from Above 13 Who is wise and understanding among you? By his good conduct let him show his works in the meekness of wisdom. 14 But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast and be false to the truth. 15 This is not the wisdom that comes down from above, but is earthly, unspiritual, demonic. 16 For where jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there will be disorder and every vile practice. 17 But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, open to reason, full of mercy and good fruits, impartial and sincere. 18 And a harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.

1-28-18, Being Accountable in 2018, Lights, Camera, Action,

“What’s in it for ME?”  (James 2:1-13) There’s no room for idols in our lives! (Exodus 34:14) Only a selfish motivation of the heart would lead to partiality? What could they profit ME if I favor them? What benefit can they be to ME if I favor them? What will I look like to others if I favor them? There’s …