Spiritual Growth

Resources to help elevate your spiritual walk and grow as God designed you to grow.

It’s Okay to Cry

The righteous cry, and the LORD hears and delivers them out of all their troubles. The LORD is near to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.  –Psalm 34:17-18 Loss and grief are experiences that are common in our world. Everyone has or at some point will experience loss and everyone has …

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The Importance of Water Baptism

Baptism is a transliteration of the Greek word ‘baptize’ which means immersion. In ancient times, the word referred to a number of processes such as dipping to draw wine, steeping tea in hot water, the two-fold process of pickling, and driving a herd across a stream, river or body of water. In any form, the …

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Help for Loneliness

How awful it can be to feel alone. To sense that no one cares. These feelings can lead to despair and feelings of hopelessness. The impact of these feelings can be far-reaching. They can affect much more than just our attitudes. In fact, loneliness actually has a physical impact. Recent research published by the American …

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What If We Prayed First, Not Last?

We’ve all been there. We’ve all been lost in situations where we were totally helpless, completely hopeless, and utterly terrified. It might have been in the midst of loved one’s untreatable illness. Or we may have been navigating a devastating financial loss. Perhaps it was in the midst of a heart-wrenching relationship struggle. No matter …

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Fruits of the Spirit In-depth Study and Application “Being Spiritual”

Although the Fruits of the Spirit can be evident in an unbelieving person’s life, it is ultimately the Holy Spirit that supernaturally empowers the believer to demonstrate these on a level that society only hopes to attain. The Holy Spirit brings awakening to the child of God not only to do no evil but the …

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Fruits of the Spirit In-depth Study and Application “Temperance & Self Control”

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” ~Galatians 5:22-23 Have you ever felt like you were over-indulging in something? Have you ever felt like you went too far in a situation? Maybe you looked back and thought, “Wow, I …

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Fruits of the Spirit In-depth Study and Application “Gentleness & Meekness”

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” ~Galatians 5:22-23 When one thinks of gentleness, typically the implication is that something is soft or light. Gentleness is thought of as a nurturing or caring quality such as a mother to …

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Fruits of the Spirit In-depth Study and Application “Faithfulness”

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” ~Galatians 5:22-23 Faithfulness is synonymous with loyalty, dedication, and commitment. Oxford defines being faithful as being constant, steadfast, and true. It reassures us of God’s promises and consistent presence in our lives. …

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Fruits of the Spirit In-depth Study and Application “Kindness”

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” ~ Galatians 5:22-23 Often when we discuss the Fruits of the Spirit, we do not speak enough about kindness. Kindness is an important characteristic of Jesus’s nature. Titus 3:4-5 tells us that …

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Fruits of the Spirit In-depth Study and Application “Goodness”

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” ~Galatians 5:22-23 It is important for every believer to do a self examination of their spiritual walk with the Lord. A Holy Spirit-led analysis of one’s daily living or situational decision-making processes …

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