(9) SELF-CONTROL – Fruit of the Spirit

In today's thought may we see how the Holy Spirit will change our temperament “old nature” into a new temperament “new nature”.This only will come to those who are “born-again". The “divine nature” which comes through Jesus Christ and is the only escape from the control of our natural temperament, for only through Him are … Continue reading (9) SELF-CONTROL – Fruit of the Spirit

(8) GENTLENESS (Meekness) – Fruit of the Spirit

To prefix today's thought…Gentleness/Meekness, there are three things about the Holy Spirit…The Holy Spirit enters the believer at conversion to Christ but there is a deeper walk with the Holy Spirit that only comes in an abiding relationship; in which we will discuss in another thought, the infilling of the Holy Spirit. 1 Cor. 6:20 … Continue reading (8) GENTLENESS (Meekness) – Fruit of the Spirit

(6) GOODNESS – Fruit of the Spirit

In continuing this morning on the Fruit of the Spirit we will bring out more thoughts on the Holy Spirit and His purpose in the believer.The Book of Acts has three great personalities that stand out: the Holy Spirit, the Living Word, and the Name of Jesus.The Word and Jesus are usually identical…you cannot separate … Continue reading (6) GOODNESS – Fruit of the Spirit

(2) JOY – Fruit of the Spirit

Today's thoughts are on the second fruit of the Spirit. The Fruit of the Spirit is Joy…Galatians 5:22-23 But when the Holy Spirit controls our lives, he will produce this kind of fruit in us: love, joy, peace , patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.Yesterday we talked on the fruit of the Spirit, LOVE. … Continue reading (2) JOY – Fruit of the Spirit

A Good Work in You- from the Book of Philippians

Today's thoughts comes from the Book of Philippians. This book is about The Attitude, Knowledge and Peace of Christ who resides in the believer. One of the most assuring and beautiful promises in the Bible is taken from this book in Philippians.Again, make it personal by replacing your own name in the brackets, replacing my … Continue reading A Good Work in You- from the Book of Philippians

Renew your Thoughts and Attitudes – Ephesians 4 &5

Once again this morning I will continue my daily thoughts taken from Ephesians chapters 4 and 5. In ourselves we cannot change our thoughts and attitudes BUT the Good News is that the Holy Spirit who is indwelling in the believer will change and renew our thoughts and attitudes. He is working out a good … Continue reading Renew your Thoughts and Attitudes – Ephesians 4 &5

The Person of the Holy Spirit – in the Believer

This morning as we look into the Word of God, may this letter bring out more understanding of the person of the Holy Spirit. The Personality of the Holy Spirit is manifested in the characteristics of Him as stated in the these scriptures: Romans 8:27 And the Father who knows all hearts knows what the … Continue reading The Person of the Holy Spirit – in the Believer