Fruit of the Spirit: JOY

By Mary Wenzl “Joy unspeakable, joy unbelievable . . .” A remnant of a song runs through my head when I think of joy, but what do those words really mean? What is the definition of joy, specifically, Christian joy or divine /spiritual joy? Last week, Katie Kafka blogged about the first characteristic of spiritual …

Fruit of the Spirit: LOVE

By Katie Kafka At the top of a list of attributes there is love, followed by seven additional qualities that become the trademark of someone walking in freedom. Joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control; each one endearing qualities that this world needs more of and yet, love is at the forefront of …

The Secret to Fruit

“But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against these things!” Galatians 5: 22-23 Today we start our new summer blog series diving deep into Galatians 5:22-23 as we discuss the Fruit of the Spirit. I’ve been thinking …

Desperate for God

In Selah this Winter/Spring, we did a Bible study called Honest to God: Learning from the Psalms. The Psalms are my FAVORITE. I love the examples of prayer and praise, and seeing all  the different ways the Psalms express the heart of God's people.  As the deer pants for the water brooks, So my soul pants for You, O …

Class Parties

Class parties in the spring always mean Tuesday Mornings are coming to an end--for a few months at least. And though it's always a little bittersweet to say goodbye, we won't leave you hanging. Join us here on the blog each Thursday to hear from familiar voices from our Equip Her ministry.  Also check here …