Dave Caswell (Arkansas, USA)
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The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. - Galatians 5:22–23 (NRSV)
On one of those days when there was too much to do and too little time to do it, I rushed to the fast-food counter and was greeted by an angry, “What do you want?” After placing my order, I realized that God was giving me an opportunity to grow....
Today, I will look for ways to show the fruit of the Spirit to those around me.
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Pastor Harold Stinson was given The Upper Room as a child by his mother. He is now 71 years old and still reads the devotional guide every day but now in large print. He also hosts a daily prayer call and uses the scripture from the meditation as the basis for that call.