But let your statement be, ‘Yes, yes’ or ‘No, no’; anything beyond these is of evil.
Scripture quotations taken from the NASB. Copyright © by The Lockman Foundation. lockman.org
Material Using this Verse
In this final lesson, Mike will review the six ways Christians are different and James' final words of encouragement to his readers. (James 5:7-20)
This lesson reviews the various ways the commandments have been listed and explains the reason for the reverence of God's name.
Two sins tied for position number 8 in our survey. Mike will discuss the root cause of each, what the Bible says about these sins, and have some practical ways to manage and overcome these in our everyday lives.
How to Build a Good Reputation
A few years ago my daughter and I were discussing some of the "popular" people in her school. I was amazed at the time and expense that some of these teenagers would go to be noticed and well-liked by their peers. According to my daughter, who was a keen observer of the fast life and times of teenage girls, it seemed that much of the effort at popularity was spent on fashion, make-up and hanging around with the "right" people.