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00710 - The Fruit Of The Spirit In Modern Life

In our modern lives, the Fruit of the Spirit outlined in Galatians 5:22-23 (ESV) - love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control - remains as relevant and essential as ever. These virtues serve as a guide for our daily interactions and choices, shaping our character and relationships.

To manifest the Fruit of the Spirit, we can start by cultivating a heart of love and compassion towards others, demonstrating empathy and kindness in our actions. In a fast-paced and often chaotic world, cultivating inner peace and joy through prayer, meditation, and gratitude practices can help us remain grounded and resilient in the face of challenges.

Furthermore, exercising patience, gentleness, and self-control in our interactions fosters harmony and understanding in our relationships. By intentionally living out these virtues in our modern-day lives, we reflect Christ's character and become beacons of hope and light in a world that desperately needs it.


Exercising the Fruit of the Spirit defines your closeness to God.


Help me, Lord, to improve the fruit of Your spirit in my life. Amen.

Action Point

Ask yourself about areas of lack in your life around this, and work to improve.

Copyright notices

(ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.

Use in other publications. You can use all of this devotional when including this credit.   Copyright © Carl Brettle. Subscribe for free via 

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