Posts made in March, 2007

The Fruit Of The Spirit Is Faith

Posted by on Mar 25, 2007

First Baptist Church of Ranson, WV March 25, 2007 Sunday Morning “The Fruit Of The Spirit Is Faith” Scripture Reading: Galatians 5:22-23 Scripture Text: Galatians 5:22 Introduction:   A.   For several weeks now we have been focusing our attention on “the fruit of the Spirit.” 1. In other words, we have been looking at different evidences or outward manifestations that the Holy Spirit is present and working in a person’s life. 2. In our text, Gal. 5:22-23, Paul lists nine different manifestations of the Spirit. 3. Thus far, we have looked at six of the nine, those six being “love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness.” 4. This...

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The Fruit Of The Spirit Is Goodness

Posted by on Mar 18, 2007

First Baptist Church of Ranson, WV March 18, 2007 Sunday Morning “The Fruit Of The Spirit Is Goodness” Scripture Reading: Galatians 5:22-23 Scripture Text: Galatians 5:22 Introduction:   A.   In Mat. 19:16, we are told that a certain man came up to Jesus one day and asked Him the following question, he said, “Good Master, what good thing shall I do, that I may have eternal life?” 1. Before Jesus answered this man’s question, He asked him a question of His own, He said, “Why callest thou me good?” and then Jesus said this, “…there is none good but one, that is, God:” (Mat. 19:17) 2. This should remind us of something that Paul wrote in...

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The Fruit Of The Spirit Is Gentleness

Posted by on Mar 11, 2007

First Baptist Church of Ranson, WV March 11, 2007 Sunday Morning “The Fruit Of The Spirit Is Gentleness” Scripture Text: Galatians 5:22 Introduction:   A.   It’s hard to believe, but it has been five weeks now since my last sermon on the subject, “The Fruit Of The Spirit.” 1.    I began this mini series with a message on “love.” 2.    My second message was on “joy.” 3.    My third message was on “peace.” 4.    My fourth message was on “longsuffering.” 5.    This morning, we come to the fifth “fruit of the Spirit,” or the fifth outward evidence that the Holy Spirit is working in a believer’s life, and...

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