Discuss with others:
-- When was the last time that you had to make an important decision between two things? What was it? What did you decide?
-- Why do you think we are so prone to giving in to our desire for personal pleasure or happiness, even if it's sinful?
-- Do you agree with James that being a friend of the world makes you an enemy of God? Why or why not?
-- How does repentance help us overcome having conflicted allegiances?