Many times we think trials are there to punish us - we've done something wrong and that's why times are tough. But in reality, God designs difficulties to accomplish certain things. James sheds light on the real purpose for trials.
We treat Christianity like a game
Today we talk about what happens when we look outward at other people
Why do we fight? Why do we get upset when things don't go our way or we don't get what we want? The answer can be found in James chapter 4. Learn how to manage expectations and manage emotions when things start to heat up.
What do you rely on to get by? Are the foundations of your life secure? What would happen to you if something catastrophic and unanticipated took place? James tells us how to cope with catastrophes both large and small through patience.
How do you pray with power? James gives us the secret to connecting with God. It might surprise you how much of yourself it takes - giving up what you want, to give God room to do what He wants.
Just when things get to being the darkest, when the kings are running away from God to Ba\'al, in comes Elijah, a man who got scared and confused just like us, but who had to audacity to trust God.
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