Temperance: Key Fruit of the Spirit

Temperance is a fruit of the Spirit. If one has no self-control or does not surrender self-will to the will of God, one is working against the Holy Spirit. This is sin. This is not having Christ’s righteousness. It is self-indulgence, self-righteousness. God calls those who are His faithful ones to be temperate in allContinue reading “Temperance: Key Fruit of the Spirit”

Where Is Your Faith?

People professing truth in God, professing to belong to God: Where is your faith? Show the evidence that we are in truth and have the fruit of His Spirit. Galatians 5:22, 23 list the fruit: love, joy, peace, long suffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance. Do we reflect any one of these? If not, thenContinue reading “Where Is Your Faith?”

We Are Our Brothers’ Keeper

If we belong to God, we are His people. We are His church. And we know that we are our brother’s keeper, because God says and teaches us so. We are to love even our neighbor as ourselves. Each and everyone is going either to heaven or to hell. Having justification, sanctification, and Christ righteousness,Continue reading “We Are Our Brothers’ Keeper”