Jesus said, ‘Therefore every scribe who has been trained for the kingdom of heaven is like a master of a house, who brings out of his treasure what is new and what is old.’ (Matthew 13.52)

This describes James; in his letter he brings together some of the best of the Old Testament with Jesus’ teachings, to help Christians live as wholehearted disciples. This summer we will be exploring his letter together over twelve weeks.

The world’s idea of freedom isn’t freedom at all, but a return to slavery – to greed, selfishness, everything that leads to death. From all that, God wants to set people free. continue »