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The Nine-fold Fruit of the Spirit

Galatians 5:22-23. The fruit of the Spirit consist of nine characteristics. These nine characteristics are evidence that the Holy Spirit is working in a person, and that through Jesus, God has made that person righteous. Galatians 5:22-23 says, “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance: against … Continue reading The Nine-fold Fruit of the Spirit






The Seven Stages of Christian Growth

Instructions for Following the Seven Stages of Christian Growth 2nd Peter 1:5-7 provides instruction on the seven stages of Christian growth. 2 Peter 1:5-7, “And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge; And to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience; and to patience godliness; And to godliness brotherly … Continue reading The Seven Stages of Christian Growth