Tag Archives: fruit of the spirit

The Space Between Emotion and Action

Emotions are the voice of the spirit. They are morally neutral. Regardless of what we’ve been taught, every feeling is allowed and accepted by God (Heb 4:15, Eccl. 3:1-10). Jesus embraces our humanity (Heb. 4:16). God is not surprised by … Continue reading

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Good and Perfect Gifts

James 1:17 Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows. Good and perfect gifts…? What do we imagine as “good and perfect gifts” from God? … Continue reading

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Humility

To know and walk with Christ intimately, a believer must develop and assume a spirit of humility. Humility may hold unpopular status in the world system. However, for true Christians developing a life of humility is imperative if we want … Continue reading

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Faithfulness

God puts pictures of Himself all around us. But do we have eyes to see them? The fruit of the Spirit can operate unnoticed in our lives until He highlights it for us. Faithfulness is a fruit of the Spirit (Gal. … Continue reading

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The Ox and the Vine

“This place has been my home for ‘s long as I c’n ’member,” explained Old Faithful, the senior ox down at the Sanford Farm. In his deep voice he continued sharing the history of the farm with his new partner, … Continue reading

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