Self-control is the Holy Spirit–empowered internal governance of love. As the fruit of love matures, so does self-control.
When it comes to specific acts of generosity, the only regret we’ll have is not having given it away sooner.
The fruit of the Spirit cuts right through the image management of one’s reputation and straight to the heart of deepest identity.
There is a deep, dispositional Holy Spirit-endowed character formation that comes from the simple act of waiting—on anyone or anything and in any circumstance.