The Golden Rule Revisited (7 of 18) by North Coast Church

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The Golden Rule Revisited (7 of 18)
Series: The Book of James - Core Training
Jeff Moors
James 2:1-9

The Passage
James 2:1-9

The Cultural Context

The Command
James 2:8-9/ Colossians 3:11

How God Sees Us

(1) We are equal in SIN
Romans 3:23

(2) We are equal in SALVATION Ephesians 2:8-9/1 Peter 2:9/ Deuteronomy 7:6-8

(3) We are equal in WORTH
Psalm 139:13-16/ Genesis 1:26-27 & James 3:9/ 1 Corinthians 7:23 & 2 Corinthians 5:14

Taking It Home

How We Can Overcome Favoritism

(1) Don't let your PREFERENCES become your PREJUDICES

(2) Don't KEEP SCORE
Philippians 2:3-5

(3) Remember it's a BIG DEAL TO GOD
Matthew 7:12 & James 2:8-9/ Luke 10:25-37

Food for Thought

¬¬¬¬¬¬¬1. It can be hard to avoid ''playing favorites,'' especially when there are certain co-workers, family members, friends, etc. who we get along with better with than others. What can be learned from God's view of favoritism that could help ...

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