The Message of James (Bible Speaks Today)
The Message of James (Bible Speaks Today)
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  • 214 Pages
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Publication Date : October 1985

The Message of James (Bible Speaks Today)

Motyer, J. Alec

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As a good communicator, James addressed his readers directly and pointedly with vivid images from ordinary life and attention–gripping statements.

This rich exposition brings James’s letter to life for today’s reader. Alec Motyer is himself gripped by James’s energy and concern for practical Christianity.The letter shows how a genuine faith is a tested faith, how encounter with difficulties is an essential part of the growth to Christian maturity this book powerfully brings out James’s memorable themes—the link between enduring trials and maturity; the question of perfection; the good gifts of God; faith, works and Christian concern in a world of human need; the implications of careless and evil words; the meaning of war; the church and healing; confession of sin; and the need for active purity in life.