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April 2017




This is the Eleventh message of a series on the topic of “FAITH” from the book of James. This month’s message is “Faith Confronts the Erring Brother”. This is the day, the time and the hour to hear and receive the very Word of God and believe it and stand upon the Word of God.


As you read the following inspired scriptures written by Paul the Apostle in the Book of James referring to Faith Confronts the Erring Brother; “WILL WE OPEN OUR EARS TO HEAR WHAT SAYS THE WORD OF GOD?”  “OR WILL WE CHOSE TO KEEP OUR EARS AND HEART CLOSED TO GOD” IT’S YOUR CHOICE.


Faith Confronts the Erring Brother


Faith confronts the Erring Brother: James 5:19-20

“Brings our brother and sisters back from the err (or wander) of truth and converts them back to the Lord Jesus”. 


James 5:19  Brethren, if any of you do err from the truth, and one a convert him;

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a convert him;)

Galatains 6:1  Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such an one in the spirit of meekness; considering thyself, lest thou also be tempted.

Galatians 6:2  Bear ye one another's burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.

Galatians 6:3  For if a man think himself to be something, when he is nothing, he deceiveth himself.

Galatians 6:4  But let every man prove his own work, and then shall he have rejoicing in himself alone, and not in another.

Galatains 6:5  For every man shall bear his own burden.

Galatians 6:6  Let him that is taught in the word communicate unto him that teacheth in all good things.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (Erred)

Psalm 138:6  Though the LORD be high, yet hath he respect unto the lowly: but the proud he knoweth afar off.

Psalm 119:118  Thou hast trodden down all them that err from thy statutes: for their deceit is falsehood.

Proverbs 19:27  Cease, my son, to hear the instruction that causeth to err from the words of knowledge.

1Timothy 6:10  For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.

1Timothy 6:21  Which some professing have erred concerning the faith. Grace be with thee. Amen. The first to Timothy was written from Laodicea, which is the chiefest city of Phrygia Pacatiana.

2Timothy 2:18  Who concerning the truth have erred, saying that the resurrection is past already; and overthrow the faith of some.

2Peter 3:17  Ye therefore, beloved, seeing ye know these things before, beware lest ye also, being led away with the error of the wicked, fall from your own stedfastness.

2Peter 3:18  But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and for ever. Amen.


Cross Reference Scriptures to (But One)

Matthew 18:15  Moreover if thy brother shall trespass against thee, go and tell him his fault between thee and him alone: if he shall hear thee, thou hast gained thy brother.

Matthew 18:16  But if he will not hear thee, then take with thee one or two more, that in the mouth of two or three witnesses every word may be established.

Matthew 18:17  And if he shall neglect to hear them, tell it unto the church: but if he neglect to hear the church, let him be unto thee as an heathen man and a publican.

Luke 22:32  But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith fail not: and when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren.

Jude 1:21  Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Jude 1:22  And of some have compassion, making a difference:

Jude 1:23  And others save with fear, pulling them out of the fire; hating even the garment spotted by the flesh.

Jude 1:24  Now unto him that is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory with exceeding joy,

Jude 1:25  To the only wise God our Saviour, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever. Amen.


James 5:20  Let him know, that he which converteth the sinner from the error of his way a shall save a soul from death, and b shall hide a multitude of sins.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a shall save a soul from death,)

Proverbs 11:30  The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that winneth souls is wise.

Proverbs 11:31  Behold, the righteous shall be recompensed in the earth: much more the wicked and the sinner.

Romans 11:14; Rom 11:14  If by any means I may provoke to emulation them which are my flesh, and might save some of them.

1Corithians 9:22; 1Co 9:22  To the weak became I as weak, that I might gain the weak: I am made all things to all men, that I might by all means save some.

1Corithians 9:23  And this I do for the gospel's sake, that I might be partaker thereof with you. 

1Timothy 4:16  Take heed unto thyself, and unto the doctrine; continue in them: for in doing this thou shalt both save thyself, and them that hear thee.

Philemon 1:19  I Paul have written it with mine own hand, I will repay it: albeit I do not say to thee how thou owest unto me even thine own self besides.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (b shall hide a multitude of sins.)

1Peter 4:8  And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.

Psalm 32:1 Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.

Proverbs 10:12  Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.

James 1:15  Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death.

James 1:16  Do not err, my beloved brethren.

Proverbs 10:2  Treasures of wickedness profit nothing: but righteousness delivereth from death.

Proverbs 11:4  Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivereth from death.

John 5:24  Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.

Revelation 20:6  Blessed and holy is he that hath part in the first resurrection: on such the second death hath no power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ, and shall reign with him a thousand years.



Our choices and decisions on receiving God's Word are very important to each one of us.  We must learn to put our Faith and Trust in God and His Word the Holy Bible. Will you take this day, time and this very hour to make your choice and or decision? Will you receive God and His Word “AND BE BORN AGAIN INTO HIS KINGDOM”? Below is a prayer to receive Jesus Christ and start a relationship of eternal life with Him.


 Prayer to Receive Jesus as Lord and Savior:

Heavenly Father,
I come to you in the Name of Jesus, I repent of my sins and I ask you to forgive me of my sins. I believe and confess with my mouth that Jesus Christ is the Son of the living God and believe He died on the cross and rose on the third day. I ask you to come into my heart. I ask you now to wash me and cleanse me. I give you my spirit, soul and body.  I will with your help follow you all the days of my life. I thank you for writing my name in the Lambs Book of life.
Thank you Father, In Jesus Name, Amen



It is our prayer that this message of  “Faith Confronts the Erring Brother” has brought hope and help to your life and that you will totally give all of your spirit, your soul and your body to Jesus Christ and be a mighty witness for our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To go forth with what God has called you to do with Him.

May God's riches blessings and His love be poured out on your life daily in Jesus Name?

In His Love and His Service,

William & Susan


Note: Unless otherwise noted, all Scriptures are from the King James Version of the Bible.