Episode 56

Experiencing The Fruit of the Spirit in Your Marriage

Have you felt the tension between love and conflict within your marriage? On this episode of The Vision-Driven Marriage, we explore the profound impact the Fruit of the Spirit can have on your relationship. Discover how virtues like love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control can not only mend but also enrich the bond you share with your spouse. In our candid conversation, we dive into the struggles many couples encounter – from envy, anger, to strife – and offer a beacon of hope for those longing to turn back to God with just one sincere step of the heart.

Walking in the Spirit isn’t just a lofty ideal; it’s a practical pathway to a fulfilling marriage. Through our discussion, we illuminate how the Holy Spirit’s role is crucial in nurturing these virtues within us, an endeavor far beyond our human capabilities. This episode provides actionable advice for inviting God’s influence in your life, accentuating the necessity of a personal relationship with Jesus for true victory over the flesh. Embrace a life where every action and sacrifice in your marriage serves not only your partner but also honors God.

Step away from the routine and engage in the conscious cultivation of your spiritual connection with your partner. This episode is not just a guide but an encouragement to grow in the Fruit of the Spirit within your marriage. We share insights and personal experiences that reveal how replacing negative emotions with gentleness, patience, and kindness can transform not only your relationship but your entire approach to life. Tune in to learn how to fortify your marriage, draw closer to your spouse, and together, reflect God’s glory more brightly than ever before.

We Mention:

Galatians 5:16-24
Romans 8:5-8
1 Peter 4:8
1 John 4:19
Proverbs 15:1
Psalm 91:1-2

Robert Bass’s Book Hidden Fruit

Theme music: Dead Winter
Artists: White Bones
Composers: White Bones
Audio source: Epidemic Sound

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