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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 6) Faith/Faithfulness

Galatians 5:22-23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith,[a] 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. In the verses above the Holman translation uses faith, the King James Version uses faithfulness. From the Strong’s … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 5) – Kindness and Goodness

Galatians 5:22-23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith,[a] 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. I had thought that this one would be an easy blog post to write, however, it was more … Continue reading

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Thoughts for Today

Today is our national holiday originally intended to honor the labor force.  Many people have to work today regardless. But that is not what is on my heart today. In the wake of hurricane Harvey I’ve been viewing news reports … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 4) – Patience

Galatians 5:22-23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith, 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. At some point we all lose patience with something or someone. I know that my patience sometimes wears … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Spirit (Part 2) – Joy

Galatians 5:22-23 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness,goodness, faith, 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. When I accepted Jesus at age 14 I was at a Baptist Bible Camp. Thanks to a junior high … Continue reading

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Wake Up Children of God!

There is so much going on in the world today which is written about in the Bible. The evidence is clear; yet, it appears that many church going Christians are simply unaware of what time it is.  They attend their regular church … Continue reading

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The Armour of God

Last year I began setting aside a time daily to read the Bible. My first few months were disorganized and had no real purpose other than to read the Word of God daily. In December I decided that I would … Continue reading

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