By faith we are reborn into the family of God. Absolutely, agrees James. But God wants more than justified infants; he wants mature daughters and sons. Faith is foundational, but it must be genuine, proven faith that's evident to a watching world. James' exhortation is a challenge to Christians of every age to keep growing up.
About the Th1nk LifeChange Series:
God's word slices away layers of pretense from our lives to show us how we can be more like Christ. Relevant and fast-paced, the Th1nk LifeChange series is made up of in-depth book studies that help you understand the context and meaning of the Bible so you can apply it to your life.
Infants naturally become toddlers, then kids and teenagers, and finally adults. If they didnt, we would say something is wrong. The same thing is true in our spiritual lives. Growing up spiritually is a sign of healthy faith. In his letter, James challenges Christians to do the necessary work to reach maturity. Let him show you how.
This 12-session Bible study includes an excellent leaders resource. With it, you can study the book of James on your own or with a group. Includes study aids and discussion questions.