The Fruit of the Spirit Longsuffering
The Fruit of Long suffering
When we think about longsuffering many of us envision a time of great pain or aggravation but there can be many things involved.
To be longsuffering, we have to have the love of the other person in mind and their needs will outweigh our own. This was how Jesus operated and the disciples as well.
Galatians 5:22-23 (KJV)
22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
23 Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.
The fourth spiritual fruit is longsuffering. This is mentioned as an attribute of our Father, God! He has been longsuffering with the world since the beginning when Adam sinned. [Read more…]