Welcome back to our Fruit of Spirit Series.
22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
Kindness – the state, quality, or habit of being kind.
The Command of Kindness:
Romans 12:13 (NIV)
13 Share with God’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality.
2 Timothy 2:24 (NIV)
24 And the Lord’s servant must not quarrel; instead, he must be kind to everyone, able to teach, not resentful.
1 Peter 4:9 (NIV)
9 Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling.
Luke 12:33-34 (NIV)
33 Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Provide purses for yourselves that will not wear out, a treasure in heaven that will not be exhausted, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. 34 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.
Zechariah 7:9 (NIV)
9 “This is what the LORD Almighty says: ‘Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another.