- the motivational gifts (Romans 12)
- the operational gifts of the Holy Spirit (1 Corinthians 12-13)
- the leadership gifts in the church (Ephesians 4)
- the operational gifts cooperating with the leadership gifts (1 Corinthians 14)
In this lesson, we discover how the fruit of the Holy Spirit (Galatians 5) shows our Christian maturity.
You may download the participant’s study guide here → Go Deep – fruit of the Holy Spirit handouts
Near the end of this lesson, I shared something that I hadn’t included in the handouts, but I promised to share it—
LOVE for God fill us with love for others → there is JOY in knowing His nearness → PEACE comes in the face of anxiety-causing tribulations → which gives me PATIENCE with others who are anxious without God → then I can have KINDNESS to draw them to God → and GOODNESS that is expressed in kind deeds → and my FAITHFULNESS that creates a sense of stick-to-it-iveness → and GENTLENESS that gives me courage to stand up for what’s right → my SELF-CONTROL keeps the fruit of the flesh in-check → which gives me greater LOVE for God and others…