The book of James was probably written somewhere in the 40’s AD making it possibly the earliest book of the New Testament. Some people love the directness of the book’s author, and some see James’ no nonsense approach as harsh or legalistic. Love it or hate it, the book of James is filled with life lessons that have the potential to spur us on in our spiritual growth if we give heed to the admonitions presented in this brief epistle. Click on the arrow below to listen to Joyce’s message on the book of James.