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  • James 1:5 (NLT)

    If you need wisdom, ask our generous God, and he will give it to you. He will not rebuke you for asking.

  • James 5:1 (NLT)

    Look here, you rich people: Weep and groan with anguish because of all the terrible troubles ahead of you.

  • James 1:3 (NLT)

    For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow.

  • James 1:20 (NLT)

    Human anger does not produce the righteousness God desires.

  • James 1:4 (NLT)

    So let it grow, for when your endurance is fully developed, you will be perfect and complete, needing nothing.

  • James 1:17 (NLT)

    Whatever is good and perfect is a gift coming down to us from God our Father, who created all the lights in the heavens. He never changes or casts a shifting shadow.

  • James 1:14 (NLT)

    Temptation comes from our own desires, which entice us and drag us away.

  • James 5:16 (NLT)

    Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The earnest prayer of a righteous person has great power and produces wonderful results.

  • James 1:21 (NLT)

    So get rid of all the filth and evil in your lives, and humbly accept the word God has planted in your hearts, for it has the power to save your souls.

  • James 1:22 (NLT)

    But don’t just listen to God’s word. You must do what it says. Otherwise, you are only fooling yourselves.

  • James 1:12 (NLT)

    God blesses those who patiently endure testing and temptation. Afterward they will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him.

  • James 1:19 (NLT)

    Understand this, my dear brothers and sisters: You must all be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to get angry.

  • James 1:6 (NLT)

    But when you ask him, be sure that your faith is in God alone. Do not waver, for a person with divided loyalty is as unsettled as a wave of the sea that is blown and tossed by the wind.

  • James 4:8 (NLT)

    Come close to God, and God will come close to you. Wash your hands, you sinners; purify your hearts, for your loyalty is divided between God and the world.

  • James 1:2 (NLT)

    Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles of any kind come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy.

  • James 4:7 (NLT)

    So humble yourselves before God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

  • James 1:1 (NLT)

    This letter is from James, a slave of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ. I am writing to the “twelve tribes”—Jewish believers scattered abroad. Greetings!

  • James 1:7 (NLT)

    Such people should not expect to receive anything from the Lord.

  • James 1:8 (NLT)

    Their loyalty is divided between God and the world, and they are unstable in everything they do.

  • James 1:9 (NLT)

    Believers who are poor have something to boast about, for God has honored them.

  • James 1:10 (NLT)

    And those who are rich should boast that God has humbled them. They will fade away like a little flower in the field.

  • James 1:11 (NLT)

    The hot sun rises and the grass withers; the little flower droops and falls, and its beauty fades away. In the same way, the rich will fade away with all of their achievements.

  • James 1:13 (NLT)

    And remember, when you are being tempted, do not say, “God is tempting me.” God is never tempted to do wrong, and he never tempts anyone else.

  • James 1:15 (NLT)

    These desires give birth to sinful actions. And when sin is allowed to grow, it gives birth to death.

  • James 1:16 (NLT)

    So don’t be misled, my dear brothers and sisters.