‘Go to now, ye rich men, weep and howl for your miseries that shall come upon you. Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are motheaten.’ — James 5:1–2 Rich people are always those who have more than us! Or
‘From whence come wars and fightings among you? come they not hence, even of your lusts that war in your members?’ — James 4:1 Christians can be responsible for very ugly behaviour. Proof of this is seen in James 4:1-6.
‘Even so the tongue is a little member, and boasteth great things. Behold, how great a matter a little fire kindleth!’ — James 3:5 In chapter three, James deals with another seemingly unimportant issue in the Christian life that is
‘My brethren, have not the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory, with respect of persons.’ — James 2:1 All of us like to think of ourselves as fair and impartial, but prejudice must be an issue
‘My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations;’ — James 1:2 None of us likes trials or looks forward to them. Yet God’s Word instructs us to consider it a joy when we fall into many