1 Timothy 4:8 “For bodily exercise profits a little, but godliness is profitable for all things, having promise of the life that now is and of that which is to come” In this age, the health benefits of bodily exercise are often emphasized to improve one’s quality of life. Experts teach that pressure be exerted… [Continue Reading]
Matthew 5:44 “But I say to you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who spitefully use you and persecute you” The first account of prayer that the Bible records in the ministry of Jesus is seen in the Scripture above where He… [Continue Reading]
Galatians 5:22, AMP “But the fruit of the [Holy] Spirit [the work which His presence within accomplishes] is love…” Love is the nature of the born again Christian. Being an offspring of God, we have the nature of His love on the inside of us. When a person becomes born again, they become the temple… [Continue Reading]
The fruit of our lives as children of God is in our demonstration of the love of God that’s within us. Primarily this should be the yardstick for measuring our spiritual growth because as we grow in love we are becoming more like Him, for God is love.