Posts Tagged 'fruit of the Spirit'

Compassion for the downtrodden

1000 To 1 – The Story of Cory Weissman

Cory Weissman played high school basketball for Jackson Memorial High School in New Jersey.  Cory scored more than 1,000 points in his high school career, becoming only the 9th player in the school’s history to mark such an achievement.  Cory was recruited to play basketball at Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania after his amazing performance in high school.

At Gettysburg Cory had his sights set on being the Bullets starting ...

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Temperance Tames the Soul

Supernatural soberness, solemness, somberness, seriousness, moderation, balance, maturity, due diligence, and holy restraint are found liberally burgeoning in the hearts of obedient children of God.  Men and women of God who desire to walk authentically, both before God and mankind, while sojourning in this world. 

Others who make the choice to be involved in a two sided, or double minded spiritual journey are walking in step with the wickedness of the god of this world ...

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Meekness is power in God’s control

The word meekness conveys the idea of humility in God’s Word.  Meekness is like having a dose of spiritual fortitude of God bringing about the ability to be humble and unassuming in a world where arrogance and pride are common and often boldly and brashly displayed.  Authentic meekness should be both inwardly present and outwardly displayed in a godly person’s life because of an indwelling presence of the Holy Spirit  who makes an unpretentious manifestation of God in the quickened man possible ...

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The Good Master

 

God is the one and only source or pattern of absolute divine goodness.  Using the word good or the idea of goodness lightly, directing it away from the holiness of God and aiming it towards mankind, who is far from being naturally good, is to use it in a way that drains the spiritual oomph or supernatural power flow from it being rightly associated with godliness and rather redirecting to describe mankind who is dark and deprived and full of ...

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JOY Eternal Balm for the Heart

Did you know there are over one hundred scripture verses that have the word JOY in them?  This impressive figure does not even begin to take into consideration any closely related words such as joyful, rejoice, and joyfulness. The godly fruit of JOY is a major spiritual milestone in a believer’s walk in fellowship with God.  JOY is always flourishing in an alive and spiritual fertile heart.

Possessing Joy for the believer is truly so important God gives every ...

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