Reading: James 1:2-27
Key Verse: James 1:22 Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.
Being fed such a vast array of information but in sound bite chuckes, this generation is suffering from decreasing attention spans, causing people to struggle to concentrate over lengthy periods. This can have spiritual implications since God is calling us to hear and meditate on what is heard. Christian meditation/pondering takes time and thought.
We need to think thought the issues raised in a sermon. What does this look like in my life – how to apply this to my life.
Are we really listening?
Are we acting on what we hear?
A: Mission v18
B: Mirror v 23-25
C: Make-up v26-27
Preacher: Rev Calum MacMillan
Preached: Noon Service, 26 October 2014