November 26, 2021
by Heartland Church on November 26th, 2021
Friday, November 26, 2021Self-control leads to godly desires instead of worldly desires. We cannot have self-control against sin without the work of the Holy Spirit in us. With Spirit given self-control, we can look to eternal realities rather than indulge ourselves in temporary, worldly ones.Read Galatians 5:22-23. What are the truths that stand out to you from these verses?What are the ways that...  Read More
November 25, 2021
by Heartland Church on November 25th, 2021
Thursday, November 25, 2021Gentleness can also be translated “meekness.” God is gentle toward His people. His people will respond to God’s sovereign, gentle rule over them with a receptivity and willingness to follow and obey. Gentleness and meekness are opposite of such works of the flesh as despair, anger, wrath, impatience, anxiety, fear, and envy. We will not only want to live with a gentle an...  Read More
November 24, 2021
by Heartland Church on November 24th, 2021
Wednesday, November 24, 2021Faithfulness is rooted in faith, a whole-hearted commitment to the Lord. Faith and trust are intricately connected to the point that our faithfulness is grounded in a steadfast trust in God no matter the circumstance. With our strong natural tendency to trust in ourselves and our own strength, faithfulness is definitely Spirit produced. Read Galatians 5:22-23.  What are...  Read More
November 23, 2021
by Heartland Church on November 23rd, 2021
Tuesday, November 23, 2021Kindness is the attitude to have towards others and goodness is method in which we display that attitude. God’s kindness is seen in His goodness toward us. Goodness is extended to others when we go the extra mile to serve them and display kindness to them. We cannot do this until we have experienced the goodness of God through Jesus Christ and submitted to the Spirit livi...  Read More
November 22, 2021
by Heartland Church on November 22nd, 2021
Monday, November 22, 2021Kindness gives respect to others regardless of ethnicity, color, creed, or economic status. Humility is the key to kindness. Pride causes you to think more highly of yourself than you ought, but humility causes you to serve others. Jesus, humbly, took on flesh and came to serve rather than be served.Read Galatians 5:22-23.  What are the truths that stand out to you from th...  Read More
November 19, 2021
by Heartland Church on November 19th, 2021
Friday, November 19, 2021Spirit-produced patience is the ability to deal with difficult people. The opposite of patience is works of the flesh, such as fits of anger, rivalries, dissensions, and divisions. Patience is seen as we endure and practice long-suffering with people. We are only able to do this once we’ve known the grace of God and experience His long-suffering, endurance, and patience to...  Read More