The fruit of the Spirit comes from our study of the latter part of Paul’s letter to the Galatians, but in looking at these two brief verses, each quality of the Spirit-manifested fruit necessitates a biblical study on that virtue throughout the Scripture. As such, our message series this summer ought to be refreshing, and encouraging, as we consider anew the unique work fo the Holy Spirit in our lives.
The Bible teaches that Jesus is a self-emptying, pursuant, all-loving Bridegroom, who gives everything for the love and relationship of His people, even, as Philippians 2 reminds us, to the point of death on a Cross. Use the following devotionals to help prepare for our teaching on this wonderful allegorical wedding song in the Psalter, Psalm 45.
The following Scriptures have been selected with meditation and reflection in mind. As you think through your year, and as we think through all that has transpired at GBC this year, use these verses to give Him thanks and to seek Him in the coming year.