Escaping Self Deception

James 1:19-27

In this message Jon Prince reminds followers of Jesus Christ of our need to embrace God’s word as a way of life.

Digging Deeper

1. Why is it important to be quick to listen and slow to speak in James 1:19?

2. What happens when we let anger/resentment build up? How does this impact how we approach scripture we don’t like or agree with?

3. Read 2 Timothy 3:16.  What does a right relationship with the Word look like, and why is it so important?

4. What group of people is James written for? How does that relate to grace vs works?

5. Read James 1:21.  What are the two instructions James gave us? Why are they so important?

6. Read James 1:22-25 and Psalm 139:23-24. What is it to be a doer if the word in relation to God and in relation to others look like?

7. What does it mean to persevere when we look in the mirror of the perfect Law of Liberty?