The text this week is Galatians 5:16-26, which compares the works of the flesh to the fruit of the Spirit. We’ll be worshiping the God who produces his fruit in us, and the visual theme will be “Still Life with Fruit,” especially impressionist versions of that common painting motif.
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Psalm 63:1-4 O God, you are my God; earnestly I seek you; my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary land where there is no water. 2So I have looked upon you in the sanctuary, beholding your power and glory. 3Because your steadfast love is better than life, my lips will praise you. 4So I will bless you as long as I live; in your name I will lift up my hands.
Romans 13:8 Owe no one anything, except to love each other, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law.
Philippians 4:4 Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice.
Romans 12:18 If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all.
Romans 12:12 Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.
Ephesians 4:32 Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.
1 Peter 2:15 For this is the will of God, that by doing good you should put to silence the ignorance of foolish people.
1 Corinthians 4:2 Moreover, it is required of stewards that they be found faithful.
Ephesians 4:1-2 I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love.
2 Timothy 1:7 for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.
Holy Spirit, Living Breath of God
For Today – David Jackson