Sharper Iron — Wisdom from Above: Jesus Is Not Your Co-Pilot

Rev. Hans Fiene, pastor at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Crestwood, MO joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study James 4:11-17.

Sharper Iron — Wisdom from Above: Friendship with God is Enmity with the World

Rev. Jeremiah Johnson, pastor at Glory of Christ Lutheran Church in Plymouth, MN joins host Rev. Timothy Appel to study James 4:1-10.

Moments of Assurance – Drawing Near to the Lord

Rev. Mark Hawkinson gives a meditation on James 4:8.

Law and Gospel — Sunday’s Lectionary: Gospel Reading

Pastor Baker discusses theological distinctions between Law & Gospel regarding Sunday’s Lectionary.

Thy Strong Word – James 4 “Warning Against Worldliness”

James 4 “Warning Against Worldliness” with guest Rev. Brian Holle of Messiah Lutheran Church in Lebanon, IL.

The Bible Study – James 4:1-17

James 4:1-17 — “Submit Yourself to God” and “Boasting about Tomorrow” with guest Rev. David Boisclair of Faith and Bethesda Lutheran Churches in North St. Louis County, Missouri.

Law and Gospel

Topics of Discussion: (1) 17th Sunday after Pentecost readings, (2) James 4:2-3, (3) You don’t receive because you don’t ask, (4) Even when you ask you don’t receive, and (5) Context is addressed to believers or unbelievers?