The book of James addresses practical issues that area as current as this morning's newspaper. The faith that Christians claim must be demonstrated in every situation and circumstance of life: at work, home, in theneighborhood, and in church. Trials and hardships are not obstacles to faith, but opportunities for spiritual growth. Knowing God's Word is not enough. That knowledge must be applied to everyday life. Study ames and discover what it means to live for Christ in the real world.
The Life Application Bible Commentary series is a contemporary commentary on the market that emphasizes practical Bible application. It features an explanation of eachverse in the book and pointed application notes all arranged in an easy-to-use format. This series is excellent for preachers and laypeople.
The Life Application Bible Commentary series is the only commentary to offer sermon and lesson applications alongside stirring commentary. Each volume in the series provides in-depth explanation, background, and application for every verse in the text. Perfect for sermon preparation and lesson planning, this one-of-a-kind reference provides excellent quotes and a bibliography for additional commentary.
Additional features include
- Charts, diagrams, and maps on the same page as their related verses
- Quotes from various versions, such as the NIV, NRSV, and NLT
- Key information graphically highlighted