Two Messages

James 5:1-12
  1. Why does the bible warn the rich so much? What is the temptation that the rich are particularly susceptible to?
  2. What very strong warning does James give to the rich? 
  3. In what way are we susceptible to the same dangers as James warns the rich?
  4. What encouragement does James give to the faithful? 
  5. What can cause grumbling amongst believers and what is the warning against grumbling?
  6. What example does James provide as to being patient and how is it an encouragement to us?
  7. What is the purpose of James' statement in verse 12 for a believer?
  8. In what way does the message to the rich and to the faithful combine to help us persevere as Christians?