Fruit of the Spirit are good qualities a Christian spends a lifetime developing. If we try our best to be loving and kind with our thoughts, words, and actions toward others, God will be pleased, and these positive qualities can begin to develop in us. To learn more about these good qualities, have your young ones watch this short animated video.
Proverbs 6:17 says God HATES lying, so this sin is pretty serious! We’re trying to copy JESUS, and he is our standard for everything. Jesus NEVER lied, so to be like him, we must try to do the same. The Bible shows us lots of examples of when lying brought trouble, hardship, and heartache. What examples exist of lying? What should we do if we DO lie? Watch this short video to find out the answers to these questions, and be sure to check our podcast episode #937, "Should We Ever Lie?" for more examples and Scriptures!
What is the meaning of life? That is one of those questions that is often asked - both in a serious and well meaning way as well as in a more humorous way... Rather than ask that exact question today, we are asking a more direct question – how fruitful is your life? This is one of those – “oh no, I have to look in the mirror!” moments, where we need to really figure out what we are about. Fortunately, the Bible gives us a lot of guidance as to what kind of fruit we should look for and what kind of results we should avoid. Stay with us as we get up close and personal with our lives – How fruitful is your life?