Love. joy. Peace. Patience. All of us desire to exhibit these spiritual qualities in our lives. But what does it mean to "live by the Spirit?" How much is up to us, and how much depends on God? In this guide you'll learn better how to cultivate the fruit of the Spirit in your life and grow in Christlike character. 10 studies for individuals or groups.
Love. Joy. Peace. Patience. All of us desire to exhibit these qualities in our lives. But what does it mean to “live by the Spirit”? The fruit of the Spirit is the result of the inner workings of God, but it is also a product of our response and understanding. It comes from obedience as well as dependence.
In this studyguide, Stuart Briscoe invites you to study more deeply how believing and behaving affects one another. Using passages from both the Old and New Testament, Briscoe offers us a deeper understanding of the nine fruits of the Spirit in Galatians, giving us encouragement and insight into what it means to live as Christ did.
The author of over forty books, Stuart Briscoe was senior pastor of Elmbrook Church in Brookfield, Wisconsin for thirty years, where he is now minister-at-large. Briscoe has preached in more than 100 countries and is frequently invited to minister to pastors, missionaries, and church lay-leaders around the world.