Sharper Iron — Wisdom from Above: Works Supply the Proof that Faith Is Living

Rev. Stephen Preus, pastor at Trinity Lutheran Church in Vinton, IA, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study James 2:18-26.

Sharper Iron — Wisdom from Above: Christian Faith Sees Others as Those for Whom Jesus Died

Rev. Dustin Beck, pastor at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Warda, TX, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study James 2:8-17.

Sharper Iron — Wisdom from Above: No Favorites in the Family of God

Rev. Carl Roth, pastor at Grace Lutheran Church in Elgin, TX, joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study James 2:1-7.

Moments of Assurance – Avoiding an Attitude of Personal Favoritism

Rev. Mark Hawkinson gives a meditation on James 2:1-13.

Thy Strong Word – James 2: The Sin of Partiality

James 2: “The Sin of Partiality” with guest Rev. Kevin Golden from Village Lutheran Church in Ladue, Missouri.

Thy Strong Word – James 2: The Sin of Partiality

James 2: “The Sin of Partiality” with guest Rev. Kevin Golden from Village Lutheran Church in Ladue, Missouri.

Thy Strong Word – James 2 “The Sin of Partiality”

James 2 “The Sin of Partiality” with guest Rev. John Shank of Trinity Lutheran Church in Edwardsville, IL.

Law and Gospel

Topics of Discussion: (1) Ruminations with Wes Reimnitz. (2) Stewardship of a generous Jesus leads to generous giving. (3) Difference between going to or from the cross. (4) Caller: Faith vs works in James 2:24.

Law and Gospel

Topics of Discussion: (1) 3rd Sunday after Pentecost: Gals 2:15-21; 3:10-14. (2) Perfect summary of Law and Gospel. (3) Callers: Distinctions between fellowship of the pew, baptism, altar and pulpit; Law as promise; James 2:8-10.

The Bible Study – James 2:1-26

James 2:1-26 — “Favoritism Forbidden” with guest Rev. Lane Burgland of Faith Lutheran Church in Churubusco, Indiana.