Jan Paron, PhD (4/09)                        1
I believe the importance of the fruit of the Spirit   in one’s life is…                                                   ...
Galatians 5:1616   This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall     not fulfil the lust of the flesh.                ...
Galatians 5:1717   For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and     the Spirit against the flesh: and these are     contr...
Galatians 5:22-2322 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace,   longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,23 Meekn...
Galatians 5:2525   If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the     Spirit.                                          ...
Galatians 5:25Outcome:Describe stepping stones to the fruit of theSpirit , in order to strengthen one’s walk in theSpirit ...
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Nine-Fold Fruit•   Love•   Joy•   Peace•   Longsuffering•   Gentleness•   Goodness•   Faith•   Meekness•   Temperance     ...
Love(Greek: Agapē –ag-ah-pay )•   Unselfish love;•   God is its primary purpose                                 11
Joy(Greek chara -- khar-ah )• Gladness• Happiness based on unchanging divine  promises                                    ...
Peace(Greek: eirene -- i-ray-nay )•   Tranquil state of a soul assured of its    salvation through Christ                 ...
Longsuffering(Greek: makrothumia -- mak-roth-oo-mee-ah )•   Patience•   Ability to endure•   Willingness to accept irritat...
Gentleness(Greek: chrestotes -- khray-stot-ace)•   Moral goodness (goodness of heart)•   Integrity•   Kindness•   Tender c...
Goodness( Greek: agathosune -- ag-ath-o-soo-nay)•   Comes from agathos which means of good    character that is pleasing t...
Faith(Greek: Pistis -- pis-tis )•   Strong conviction or belief that Jesus is the    Messiah, through whom we obtain etern...
Meekness(Greek: praotes -- prah-ot-ace )•   Not just outward behavior•   Submissive to the will of God•   Disposition of h...
Temperance(Greek: egkrateia --eng-krat-i-ah)•   Self control•   Virtue of one who masters his desires and    passions, esp...
Fruit of the Spirit                                CharacteristicsLove                  Unselfish love, with God at its pr...
What are the stepping stones to the fruit ofthe Spirit?                                               21
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Ladies of the Light
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Fruit of the Spirit

  1. 1. Jan Paron, PhD (4/09) 1
  2. 2. I believe the importance of the fruit of the Spirit in one’s life is… 2
  3. 3. Galatians 5:1616 This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh. 3
  4. 4. Galatians 5:1717 For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh: and these are contrary the one to the other: so that ye cannot do the things that ye would. 4
  5. 5. Galatians 5:22-2322 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,23 Meekness, temperance: against which there is not law. 5
  6. 6. Galatians 5:2525 If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit. 6
  7. 7. Galatians 5:25Outcome:Describe stepping stones to the fruit of theSpirit , in order to strengthen one’s walk in theSpirit . 7
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  10. 10. Nine-Fold Fruit• Love• Joy• Peace• Longsuffering• Gentleness• Goodness• Faith• Meekness• Temperance 10
  11. 11. Love(Greek: Agapē –ag-ah-pay )• Unselfish love;• God is its primary purpose 11
  12. 12. Joy(Greek chara -- khar-ah )• Gladness• Happiness based on unchanging divine promises 12
  13. 13. Peace(Greek: eirene -- i-ray-nay )• Tranquil state of a soul assured of its salvation through Christ 13
  14. 14. Longsuffering(Greek: makrothumia -- mak-roth-oo-mee-ah )• Patience• Ability to endure• Willingness to accept irritating or painful situations 14
  15. 15. Gentleness(Greek: chrestotes -- khray-stot-ace)• Moral goodness (goodness of heart)• Integrity• Kindness• Tender concern for others• Treat others gently, as the Lord treats believers 15
  16. 16. Goodness( Greek: agathosune -- ag-ath-o-soo-nay)• Comes from agathos which means of good character that is pleasing to the Lord• Uprightness of heart and life• Spiritual excellence manifested in active kindness 16
  17. 17. Faith(Greek: Pistis -- pis-tis )• Strong conviction or belief that Jesus is the Messiah, through whom we obtain eternal salvation in the kingdom of God• Belief with the predominate idea of trust and reliance on Christ 17
  18. 18. Meekness(Greek: praotes -- prah-ot-ace )• Not just outward behavior• Submissive to the will of God• Disposition of having infinite resources with God in command 18
  19. 19. Temperance(Greek: egkrateia --eng-krat-i-ah)• Self control• Virtue of one who masters his desires and passions, esp. his sensual appetites 19
  20. 20. Fruit of the Spirit CharacteristicsLove Unselfish love, with God at its primary purposeJoy Happiness based on unchanging divine promisesPeace Tranquil state of a soul assured of its salvation through ChristLongsuffering Patience; ability to endure difficult situationsGentleness Goodness of heart; integrity; tender concern for others as the Lord treats every believerGoodness Character pleasing to the LordFaith Strong conviction or belief that Jesus is the Messiah, with the predominate idea of trust and reliance on HimMeekness Submissive to the will of God, with the disposition of having infinite resources with God in commandTemperance Self control; masters desires, appetites, and sensual appetites 20
  21. 21. What are the stepping stones to the fruit ofthe Spirit? 21
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