Lists to Live By

Posted 12/16/2002 6:50:42 AM

The fruit of the Spirit is a dramatic contrast to the deeds of the flesh, showing the level of spiritual life flourishing in a believer Gal 5:22-26:

Paul gives a warning with even these qualities, in Gal 5:26: don't be boastful or start comparing one another's "fruit levels," which can only lead to pride and envying. Rather, these are the characteristics of a well-grounded, prosperous Christian Ps 1:3, Mat 12:33, Luk 8:15; 13:9, Jn 15:2,5,16; Rom 7:4, Col 1:10

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