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Lesson 4: Being and Doing (James 1:22-27) — How much advice do you get? It seems that I'm getting advice from others all the time. Some is given without me asking for it. Some I ask for and really want. Lots of advice comes my way just in the day to day details of life. A few days ago, I was helping to put together a toy car for my granddaughter that was big enough for her to sit in. The manufacturer gave me advice about how to assemble it, but I decided that some of the advice was wrong, and it turned out I was right. On the other hand, when my phone GPS gives me advice on driving directions, I take the advice very seriously. How we react to advice reflects what we think about the source of the advice. That is what our Bible study is about this week. Let's jump right in! More...

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