“The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance.”
These are virtues that define Jesus, and if we read His Word and spend time with Him in prayer on a regular basis, we will take on some of His attributes.
Smiling: Makes Us Attractive, Changes Our Mood, Is Contagious, Relieves Stress, Boosts Your Immune System, Lowers Your Blood Pressure, Is A Natural Drug, Makes You Look Younger, Makes You Seem Successful, Helps You Stay Positive
If you are trying to make a decision and aren’t sure whether it’s morally right or wrong, ask yourself, “Would I want someone else to do to me what I am thinking of doing to them?” If the answer is no, then you know that it’s most likely the wrong thing to do.
Are caterpillars told of their impending resurrection?—How in dying they will be transformed from poor earth-crawlers into creatures of the air, with exquisitely painted wings? If told, do they believe it? I imagine the wise old caterpillars shaking their heads—no, it can’t be; it’s a fantasy.”