The Spirit of Easter – Pt. 1 – The Walk of Life

04.02.17 – Dave Riddle

Key Passages:

  • Galatians 5:13-25

Galatians 5:16 – “I say then, walk by the Spirit and you will not carry out the desire of the flesh”

peripateo (Greek: περιπατέω) – to tread all around. Figuratively – to live, to makes one’s way, to progress and make due use of opportunities. The manner in which one regulates their life and conducts themselves.

Movement

  • Galatians 5:16
  • “Spiritual growth and development isn’t possible for the spiritually sedentary”

Habit

  • 1 Timothy 4:7-8
  • “Spiritual disciples don’t change us. They put us in a place that allows God to change us”

Health

  • Galatians 5:19
  • Galatians 5:22-23
  • “Focus on your walk with the Holy Spirit and He will produce the Fruit of the Spirit in your life.”

Uneven

  • 1 John 2:1
  • “We stumble, we fall… it’s going to happen… in those moments God is there to offer grace”

Surprise!

  • Luke 12:11-12

Start Walking!

Galatians 5:25 “Since we live by the Spirit we must also follow the Spirit.”

stoicheo (Greek: στοιχέω) – Follow; Walk in obedience.