A Heart of Wisdom – Fruit in Your Life, Feb 24, 2008

Fruit in Your Life
Ps. 90:12

1. Fear of the Lord (Prov. 1:7, Job 28:28)
  – I choose the fear of God in my life
  – He deserves my life because He gave his life for me

2. Wisdom (James 3:13-18)
  2 type of fruit from 2 types of wisdom
  – the ability to take wisdom and apply it in my life
  1) Earthly Wisdom
    – bitter envy, harsh zeal
    – self seeking
    – ambitious
    – all about me (my feelings, me, me, me)
    – not Godly
    – earthly, not seeking God
    – sensual, living by my senses “it just felt right”

  2) Heavenly Wisdom
    – good conduct
    – meekness
    – purity – sencerity of heart
    – peaceable
    – gentle (Prov. 15:1)
    – submissive – willing to yield, not having to always be right
    – merciful
    – impartiality – same person all the time – not two-faced
    – sincerity – without hypocrisy – not wearing a mask
    – a fool shares everything, a wise person holds their tongue
    – righteousness