Day 6 Reading

Read: James 3:13-17

“Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom. But if you harbor bitter envy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast about it or deny the truth. Such “wisdom” does not come down from heaven but is earthly, unspiritual, demonic. For where you have envy and selfish ambition, there you find disorder and every evil practice.

But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere.”

Reflect:

  • Why does James compare heavenly wisdom with peace-loving and earthly wisdom with jealousy and selfishness?
  • How can you begin to grow in the description of heavenly wisdom that He provides?
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