Fruits of the Holy Spirit – Love Part 4

4. What is expected of us We now know what love is, what the attributes of love are, how God and Jesus have loved us but now, How are we supposed to love? Are we supposed to love? If so, who? 1) Towards Strangers Leviticus 19:34 (NIV) The foreigner residing among you must be treated […]

Fruits of the Holy Spirit – Love Part 3

3. How has God and Jesus loved us A) God’s Love is: Forgiving Zephaniah 3:17 (AMP) The Lord your God is in the midst of you, a Mighty One, a Savior [Who saves]! He will rejoice over you with joy; He will rest [in silent satisfaction] and in His love He will be silent and […]

Fruits of the Holy Spirit – Love Part 2

2) Love Attributes Now that we know how the bible defines love. Let us look at this definition more closely and see what it means. 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 (ESVST) Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant 5 or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; 6 […]

Fruits of the Holy Spirit – Love Part 1

Galatians 5:22-23 (ESVST) But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness, self- control; against such things there is no law. 1 Corinthians 13:13 (ESVST) So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love. These series is all about Love. We […]

Fruits of the Holy Spirit – Patience

Today I want to talk about a very important topic. What makes it important is that God thinks highly of it and we all seem not to have it. The topic is PATIENCE. In the bible it is sometimes referred to as long suffering, steadfastness, perseverance or just wait. The Greek words used in the […]