Sermons on Fruits of the Spirit
By Grace Through Faith – Pt.11
Does your life represent works of the flesh or fruits of the Spirit. What we produce shows what we are. We should be growing healthy fruit, Paul tells us to Walk by the Spirit and grow fruit of the Spirit. Jesus changes everything.
Signs of Life – Gentleness
Words can hurt deeply and can heal beautifully. Gentleness or Meekness is power under control. Jesus had/has the power beyond the universe and his yoke is easy.
Signs of Life – Faithfulness
God is faithful. Even if we are faithless, He remains faithful. Maintain your allegiance with Him, trust Him
Signs of Life – Goodness
Everything that is good in your life comes from God. God IS good!
Signs of Life – Kindness
It isn’t really about being kind, it is about being transformed into kindness. The fruit of the spirit are Gods traits. They develop together. Put on Jesus yoke of kindness and be transformed.
Signs of Life – Patience
Often out impatience is due to our table not matching up with Gods. Ultimately it could be a trust issue. Trust God, be patient. His timing is perfect.
Signs of Life – Peace
The Apostle Paul gives us an action plan in Philippians 4 for what to do when peace is replaced with anxiety and how to cultivate an environment of peace.
Signs of Life – Joy
Joy (Happiness) is such an important emotion for us. But it isn’t the source. God is the source, Joy is the fruit. Let your joy be free of circumstances and be filled from the Lord. “The world is poor because her fortune is buried in the sky and all her treasure maps are of earth.” –Calvin Miller
Signs of Life – Love
The fruits of the Spirit grow slow and steady if we Abide in the Lord. An short exploration in the primary fruit ,Love.