Category Archives: fruits of the spirit

God, faith and you

Have you noticed that faith is a theme found in scripture??  Have you noticed how often Jesus referred to faith and how it connects to the spiritual?  It’s a fascinating study.  Before you read His word, I encourage you to … Continue reading

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How to spiritually examine yourself

Scripture tells us to examine ourselves so that we can be on the right path spiritually  Here are some pointers on how to do that. 2 Corinthians 13:5 (NKJV) 5 Examine yourselves as to whether you are in the faith. Test yourselves. Do you … Continue reading

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Suffering, God and You

God is teaching me much about suffering.  Did you know it’s actually an honor to suffer for righteousness’ sake?  Philippians 1:29 indicates and confirms that.   Philippians 1:29(NKJV) 29 For to you it has been granted on behalf of Christ, not … Continue reading

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Joy in the midst of sorrow? Absolutely!

Humanly, you might be thinking how that is possible.  The key is that you need to think spiritually.  Consider this:  miracles are God transcending the physical.  Spiritual fruits, of which joy is one, also transcend the physical.  That means spiritual … Continue reading

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