James 2:14-26 – Part One

We’re currently studying the letter of James, which is all about the temptation to be double-minded: trying to be friends with God and friends with the world. Over the next three days we’re focusing on James 2:14-26.

Words and actions

The greatest lie of the twenty-first century has nothing to do with weapons of mass destruction, the carbon tax, or gifted bottles of 1959 vintage Grange. It’s never been the subject of an ICAC inquiry, and the media is happy to for it to be perpetuated day after day, without comment.

The defining untruth of our generation is not some grand political cover-up, but is far more subtle; far more common. It’s that seemingly innocuous 6-word phrase we hear so often: ‘your call is important to us’.

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