Pursuing the Gospel Or Its Fruit ?

The Gospel Changes Everything. But if the Gospel changes everything, why do we reach for “doing” rather than “believing”? People love, love, love their religion. Religion makes us feel good. When we participate in religion, we gain a sense of accomplishment. A sense that we are actually doing something good for God. We think we […]

The Gospel Produces Fruit

Once a month, we meet in small groups and have been discussing the Fruit of the Spirit (See ). Last night’s discussion revolved around patience. I have no patience. I don’t know that I can pull myself up by my bootstraps and make myself be patient. It’s not in me. At best, I can possibly […]