Series: Proverbs: Lessons for Life
A Great Forest is Set on Fire by a Small Spark
September 20, 2020 | John Matkin
James has a positive view of the law, not as a set of ritual obligations but as moral commandment expressed most perfectly by what it calls ... “royal law” - namely the law of love of neighbor from Leviticus 19:18 ... For James, then, “the faith of Jesus” means living before God in a manner shaped by the words of Jesus, and above all by his declaration that loving the neighbor as oneself is “the royal law.” Luke Johnson
Long before public education, Sunday School classes, even VBS, our faith ancestors were teaching children very important life lessons from scripture. They even had a book of instruction for their lesson plans - Proverbs.