Fruit of the Spirit (Patience)

THE NECESSITY OF PATIENCE (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) I) INTRODUCTION – PATIENCE IS ONE OF THOSE WORDS THAT WE QUICKLY SKIP OVER IN SCRIPTURE. IT IS NOT AN EXCITING WORD, RATHER BORING IN FACT, THAT IS UNTIL YOU UNDERSTAND ITS ROLE AND SIGNIFICANCE IN THE CHRISTIAN LIFE. AS A YOUNGER MAN I USED TO HUNT AND I QUICKLY LEARNED THE IMPORTANCE OF PATIENCE IN WAITING FOR THE DEER TO COME OUT AND FOR THAT WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY FOR THE RIGHT SHOT. I ALSO REMEMBER MY UNCLE VICTOR. HE WAS A … [Read more...]

Fruit of the Spirit (Self Control)

FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT – SELF-CONTROL (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) INTRO – TODAY WE WILL CONTINUE ON WITH THE FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT DESCRIBED IN GALATIONS 5:22&23. TODAY WE WILL TALKING ABOUT SELF-CONTROL (NIV) OR TEMPERANCE (KJV). THE GREEK WORD IS “???????????” PHONETICALLY PRONOUNCED “egkrateia. TEXT: GALATIANS 5:22, 23 (NIV): BUT THE FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT IS LOVE, JOY, PEACE, PATIENCE, KINDNESS, GOODNESS, FAITHFULNESS, 23 GENTLENESS AND SELF-CONTROL. AGAINST SUCH THINGS THERE IS NO … [Read more...]

Fruit of the Spirit (Goodness)

FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT – GOODNESS (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) INTRO – TODAY WE WILL CONTINUE ON WITH THE FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT DESCRIBED IN GALATIONS 5:DID YOU EVER SAY “SHE IS A GOOD WOMAN OR HE IS A GOOD MAN.” WHAT DID YOU MEAN BY THAT? THE GREEK WORD ??????????? IS PHONETICALLY PRONOUNCED agatho?sune? IT OCCURS 4 TIMES IN KJ NEW TESTAMENT: ROM_15:14, GAL_5:22, EPH_5:9, 2TH_1:11. GOODNESS IN THE BIBLE IS A VERY, VERY WORTHY TRAIT. ACCORDING TO GEORGE WOOD IN HIS BOOK “LIVING IN THE SPIRIT”, … [Read more...]

Fruit of the Spirit (Gentleness)

FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT – GENTLENESS (MEEKNESS) (Pastor Lee Jackson FFWC) INTRO – TODAY WE WILL CONTINUE ON WITH THE FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT DESCRIBED IN GALATIONS 5:22&23. TODAY WE WILL TALKING ABOUT GENTLENESS (NIV)OR MEEKNESS (KJV). THE GREEK WORD IS “?????????” PHONETICALLY PRONOUNCED “PRAOTE?S” STRONGS CONCORDANCE DEFINES THIS WORD AS MEANING: GENTLENESS; BY IMPLICATION HUMILITY; THAYER ANOTHER NOTED CONCORDANCES IS SIMILAR: GENTLENESS, MILDNESS, MEEKNESS. CLARK’S COMMENTARY: … [Read more...]