Galatians 5:22-23 (NIV)
22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
We’ve spent the last 10 posts learning about the 9 Fruits of Spirit and today I’m going to give you a gift that will help you internalize those gifts with a PDF of affirmations.
So, what are affirmations?
Affirmations are meditation sentences aimed to affect our conscious and subconscious mind. The words composing the affirmation bring up related mental images into our mind, which can inspire, energize and motivate us.
In Philippians 4:8, Paul gives us specific guidelines on what we are to think or meditate about.
Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable–if anything is excellent or praiseworthy–think about such things.
Fruit is something that naturally grows from a living plant. The Fruits of the Spirit are characteristics which should naturally grow out of the operation of the Spirit of our life.
Fruits of the Spirit affirmations are based on biblical principles to inspire us to cultivate the Fruits of the Spirit in our daily lives. .
To recap, the Fruits of the Spirit are:
Each affirmation is composed of scriptures, positive affirmations and questions to motivate you to go deeper in meditation and study time.
Say the affirmations and scriptures out loud as you work through the study.
Click on the link below to get your copy of the Fruit of the Spirit Affirmation Study.
Here are the links to the Fruit of the Spirit posts so you go back and read them if you want.
Fruit of the Spirit http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-of-the-spirit
Fruit of the Spirit – Love http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-spirit-love
Fruit of the Spirit – Joy http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-spirit-joy
Fruit of the Spirit – Peace http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-spirit-peace
Fruit of the Spirit – Patience http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-spirit-patience/
Fruit of the Spirit – Kindness http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-spirit-kindness
Fruit of the Spirit – Goodness http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-spirit-goodness
Fruit of the Spirit – Faithfulness http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-spirit-faithfullness
Fruit of the Spirit – Gentleness http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-spirit-gentleness
Fruit of the Spirit – Self Control http://i-live-by-faith.com/fruit-spirit-self-control