Tag Archives: perseverance

Knowing the truth

The Spirit clearly says that in later times some will abandon the faith and follow deceiving spirits and things taught by demons. Such teachings come through hypocritical liars, whose consciences have been seared as with a hot iron. They forbid … Continue reading

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Facing a challenge

James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes scattered among the nations: Greetings. Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the … Continue reading

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The challenge

Large crowds were traveling with Jesus, and turning to them he said: “If anyone comes to me and does not hate father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters—yes, even their own life—such a person cannot be my disciple. And whoever … Continue reading

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Don’t give up!

Since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on … Continue reading

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Don’t lose heart

Since we’re surrounded by such a great crowd of witnesses, let’s throw off every item that entangles us and any sin that trips us up, and run with perseverance the race that’s set before us. Let’s keep our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of our faith. For the joy that … Continue reading

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