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The Spiritual Person, part 2

Posted by Jerry Osborne on Sunday, January 11, 2015,
    WHAT IS REAL? The REAL person- one who lives a substantive life- is the Christian described in Galatians 5:22, whose life bears the fruit of the Holy Spirit; and notably one of the marks of this life is faith. But understand this “faith” is not the wishful thinking of the world. This REAL FAITH is BIBLE FAITH! It is simple confidence in the power of God through the name of Jesus Christ our Savior and Shepherd!
    It is THIS Faith which causes one  to look up when everyone else has gi...

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The Spiritual Person, part 1

Posted by Pastor Jerry Osborne on Sunday, January 4, 2015,
    The Spiritual person, as described in Galatians 5:22, has love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, and faithfulness. This is what God is looking for! The truly spiritual person is the Christian who lives in the Spirit and walks humbly with God.
    Let us ask our Father that all of these may be ours. Let us lay aside that which would hinder our being filled with the Holy Spirit. For when we are filled, His fruit will be ours. Jesus came to give us life more abundantly, and this...

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