Fruitful Living Galatians 5:22-25
Works or Fruit Galatians 5:19-21 …which are: immorality, impurity, sensuality, idolatry, sorcery, enmities, strife, jealousy, outbursts of anger, disputes, dissensions, factions, envying, drunkenness, carousing, and things like these… Galatians 5:19 Now the deeds of the flesh are evident…
Works or Fruit ἔργον Galatians 5:19 Now the deeds of the flesh are evident…
Works or Fruit Galatians 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit is…
Works or Fruit 5:18 If you are led by the Spirit, you are not under the Law.
Works or Fruit • “So that you may not do the things that you please…” 5:17 5:18 If you are led by the Spirit, you are not under the Law.
Works or Fruit Galatians 5:13 For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh… 5:18 If you are led by the Spirit you are not under the Law
Works or Fruit 5:18 If you are led by the Spirit you are not under the Law
Works or Fruit Enmities, strife, jealousy, outbursts of anger, disputes, dissensions, factions… Galatians 5:20
Works or Fruit But if you bite and devour one another, take care that you are not consumed by one another. 5:15 Enmities, strife, jealousy, outbursts of anger, disputes, dissensions, factions… Galatians 5:20
Works or Fruit Now those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires. 5:24
Works or Fruit Galatians 2:20 "I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me.
The Fruitful Spiritual Life GradualProcess For the whole Law is fulfilled in one word, in the statement, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself." 5:14
The Fruitful Spiritual Life But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law. 5:22-23 GradualProcess A New CharacterGal. 5:22-23
Joy: Χαίρω, Χαρά Heb. 12:2 Jesus…who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame…
Joy: Χαίρω, Χαρά …having received the word in much tribulation with the joy of the Holy Spirit, 1 Thess. 1:6
Joy: Χαίρω, Χαρά …though you do not see Him now, but believe in Him, you greatly rejoice with joy inexpressible and full of glory1 Peter 1:8
Peace – εἰρήνη The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. Romans 16:20
Peace – εἰρήνη Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, Rom. 5:1
Peace – εἰρήνη But the wisdom from above is first of all pure. It is also peace loving, gentle at all times, and willing to yield to others. It is full of mercy and good deeds. It shows no favoritism and is always sincere. And those who are peacemakers will plant seeds of peace and reap a harvest of righteousness. James 3:17-18
Peace – εἰρήνη For God is not a God of disorder but of peace,. 1 Corinthians 14:33
Peace – εἰρήνη So then we pursue the things which make for peace and the building up of one another. Romans 14:19
Patience - μακροθυμία Be angry , and yet do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, Ephesians 4:26
Patience - μακροθυμία “Long-Fused”
Fruit of the Spirit:Relational Growth Reason Motivation If we live by the Spirit, let us also walk by the Spirit. Galatians 5:25
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