Today’s lesson from the book of James is on the topic of priorities. These are my sermon notes taken from our pastor’s study at Blackshear Place Baptist Church.
What was Jesus’ priority?
Jesus said to them, “My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me and to accomplish His work. – John 4:34
Priorities: James 4:13-17
13 Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, and spend a year there and engage in business and make a profit.” 14 Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow. You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away. 15 Instead, you ought to say, “If the Lord wills, we will live and also do this or that.” 16 But as it is, you boast in your arrogance; all such boasting is evil. 17 Therefore, to one who knows the right thing to do and does not do it, to him it is sin. [Read more…]