Fruit of the Spirit

by Sharon Messmore, ISM Communications Assistant

The purpose of this Bible study is to take you in-depth through Galatians 5:22-23. These two verses talk about “the fruit of the Spirit.” Each one of these studies will focus on one of the listed “fruits.” You can do them in any order.

The Fruit of the Spirit - Introduction (Galatians 5:22-23)

An in-depth look at Galatians 5:22-23, the fruits of the Holy Spirit

1. Love (1 Corinthians 13:1-7; Matthew 5:43-46)

A look at the fruits of the spirit, specifically, love.

2. Joy (Psalm 5:11; Hebrews 10:33-34; James 1:2-3)

A look at the fruits of the spirit, specifically, joy.

3. Peace (John 14:26-27; Colossians 3:15; Matthew 10:12-14)

A look at the fruits of the spirit, specifically, peace.

4. Patience (James 5:7-8; 2 Peter 3:15)

A look at the fruits of the spirit, specifically, patience.

5. Kindness (Jeremiah 9:24)

A look at the fruits of the spirit, specifically, kindness.

6. Goodness (2 Peter 1:5-7)

A look at the fruits of the spirit, specifically, goodness.

7. Gentleness (1 Peter 3:14-16)

A look at the fruits of the spirit, specifically, gentleness.

8. Faithfulness (Hebrews 11)

A look at the fruits of the spirit, specifically, faithfulness.

9. Self-Control (Matthew 4:1-11)

A look at the fruits of the spirit, specifically, self control.

These Bible studies and more can be found on the International Student Ministry website.