Sermons by Paul Sampson

Sermons by Paul Sampson

Pure Joy

James 1:1-18 Pure Joy. We all face trials of various kinds. Trials are by their very nature challenging and unpleasant. What then are we to make of James’s instruction to, Consider it pure joy … whenever you face trials of many kinds? How can trials, which invariably make us unhappy, actually be considered “pure joy”? What does James mean by joy? And what is the…