Posted On December 12, 2017

Ep 67: Self-Control | Fruit of the Spirit Series No. 8

by | Dec 12, 2017 | Academic Work

The idea of discussing self-control just makes you feel warm and fuzzy inside, doesn’t it? No? Me either. Nevertheless, it is the final element in the Fruit of the Spirit and that means we not only have the ability to walk in self-control, but we are expected to do so. Let’s talk about it, shall we?

Show Notes

7:00 Fruit of the Spirit review
15:30 Self-control defined
19:00 Self-control elsewhere in Scripture
25:00 Applications to marriage and divorce

Scripture References and Other Resources

Scripture Typer App https://scripturetyper.com/

MacArthur Sermon on Walking in Love (Ephesians) https://www.gty.org/library/sermons-library/1932/walking-in-love-part-2

MacArthur Sermon on Walking by the Spirit (Galatians) https://www.gty.org/library/sermons-library/90-34/walking-by-the-spirit

Galatians 5:16-25
Ephesians 5:2-7
Psalm 101:3
Romans 12:2
2 Peter 1:4-9
1 Corinthians 6:9-20
1 Corinthians 7:1-11
1 Thessalonians 5:19
Philippians 4:8-9
Matthew 18:9

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