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2014 May DT Notebook

Here is the new DT Notebook for May 2014! DT2014_May_8.5x7_FINAL_20140429 There is a correction on Thursday, May 8 included in this updated file. James 1:26-27 is missing in the printed notebook. Apologies for the inconvenience!

James 3-5 Devotional Questions

Helpful devotional questions: 20131204-dtquestions_James3-5

James 1-2 Devotional Questions

Helpful devotional questions: 20131203-dtquestions_James1-2

Hebrews 10-13, James, 1 Peter, 2 Peter Notes

Some helpful commentary: DT-commentary-for-Hebrews-10-13 – James- 1 and 2 Peter

January 15, 2011: Ezekiel 33:30-33 & James 1:21-25 Devotional Sharing

Submitted by Andy Tung, Gracepoint Hsinchu Ezekiel 33:31-32 These verses provide a scathing indictment against Ezekiel’s audience.  What was their attitude in listening to God’s word? Their attitude in listening to God’s word was that this was something they had to do because it was already a habit. This was something they usually did as […]

James 5 Devotion Sharing

Submitted by Yumi Kim, Gracepoint Berkeley James 5:16-20 Why may it be the case that confession brings healing? Confession brings healing because in order to be healed of our sin, we need to first acknowledge that there is sin and admit the reality that there is something wrong.  Its only when we acknowledge that we […]

James 5 Commentary

vv.1-6: “James now turns to the wealthy outside the church. These people are not only failing the test of having wealth, but they are also the source of some of the pressure on the church as they take advantage of poor Christians, either because they are poor or because they are Christians, or both. For […]

James 4 Commentary

vv.1-10: “The purpose of James’s discussion of the tongue and wisdom appears in this next section. There were struggles in the Christian community James was writing to. Each person wanted their own way and their own advantage. James makes it very clear that these struggles are not from God and calls on those involved to […]

Devotion Time: September 20-26, 2010

Suggested Instructions Read the assigned passage for the day, memorize the given memory verse for each day and answer the reflection questions provided.  Click here to download the DT Packet. Daily Devotion and Bible Reading Plan Monday              9/20                   James 4 Tuesday              9/21                    James 5 Wednesday        9/22                   1 Peter 1 […]

James 3 Commentary

vv.1-12: “The first point that James needs to make is that the tongue is a powerful tool for evil. He does this through a long, careful argument. “The tongue is the chief tool of the teacher, so that is where James begins. Not many of you should presume to be teachers means more accurately ‘not […]