From our Devotional
It is the Holy Spirit who produces love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness in the believer’s born-again spirit. The Holy Spirit produces all nine of these graces simultaneously and constantly in the believers. All together, they are called “the fruit of the Spirit…” (Gal. 5:22).
In the same way that light comes with all the different colours in the light spectrum, so is the fruit of the Holy Spirit. Though many, yet they are not varied; they are one fruit. All nine must be present to make them the fruit of the Spirit. The nine fruit listed in Galatians 5:22-23 is the product of the Holy Spirit indwelling and working in the believers…read more
From our Blog
Jesus Christ is the Good Shepherd God promised to establish over all His flock – whether Jews or Gentiles, whether circumcised in the flesh or not. All those who have put their faith in the person and finished work of Christ for salvation and have confessed Christ Jesus as their Lord and Saviour are God’s flock.
As God the Father was the Good Shepherd over the nation of Israel under the Old Covenant, so also is Jesus Christ today the Good Shepherd over all the born-again believers under the New Covenant…read more
From our Bible Study
Paul went further to expose and correct the foolishness of the Galatians in seeking to earn their inheritance or blessing in Christ through allegiance or obedience to the law by presenting clearly to them the following vital truths.
First, the Promise of Salvation for all mankind through the Seed of Abraham God made to Abraham was not to the Jews but to Christ as the Seed of Abraham. Therefore, those who belong to Christ by putting faith in Him are the heirs of God’s spiritual promises to Abraham. The Gentiles don’t need to become like the Jews to inherit the blessings of Abraham. They only need to become God’s children through faith in Christ…read more