Posts Tagged: fruit of the spirit

World Got You Down? 5 Daily Habits That Help


COVID-19. Racism. Violence. Political posturing. Selfishness. Hate. Just some of the negativity in our world right now. Yuck. As God’s people, we need to do better. Let’s try these five daily habits to better love God and others. Our ability to patiently listen to others? Habit. Our willingness to feel empathy? Habit. Our consistent focus… Read more »

Fruit Bearing: A Backyard Parable


In our Christian walk, we need to examine whether our primary objective is to produce fruit — or just look good. The even harder question, “Are we willing for the Lord to prune our lives as He sees fit?” In 1986 I was conducting a home Bible study in Bedford, Texas. During our share time,… Read more »