“Submission, Resistance, & the Path to Flight”

James 4:5 Or do you think Scripture says without reason that the spirit he caused to live in us envies intensely?

James 4:6 But he gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says: ¶ “God opposes the proud

but gives grace to the humble.”

James 4:7  ¶ Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

James 4:8 Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.

We’ve been looking at the differing views of what crisis means to the church vs the world, what unity means vs uniformity, and today we look at conflict tactics.  We take a look at an old favorite verse that helps us with the tactics we should use when fighting and where they may get us…