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"But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.  Against such things there is no law."  Galatians 5:22-23
FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT
FAITHFULNESS
DEPENDABLE, LOYAL AND FULL OF TRUST
DEFINITION:
Faithfulness is firm devotion to God, loyalty to friends and dependability to carry out responsibilities.  Faith is the conviction that even now God is working and acting on one's behalf.
 
EXEMPLIFIED IN JESUS:
"Righteousness will be his belt and faithfulness the sash around his waist."      Isaiah 11:5
 
When seeing a vision of Jesus, John said, "I saw heaven standing open and there before me was a white horse, whose rider is called Faithful and True." Revelation 19:11
 
"But Christ is faithful as a son over God's house.  And we are his house, if we hold on to our courage and the hope of which we boast." Hebrews 3:6
 
OTHER SCRIPTURE REFERENCES:
"Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of you heart." Proverbs 3:3
 
Reprimanding a group of hypocritical religious leaders, Jesus said, "Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites!  You give a tenth of your spices - mint, dill and cummin.  But you have neglected the more important matters of the law - justice, mercy and faithfulness.  You should have practiced the latter, without neglecting the former." Matthew 23:23
 
"Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you the crown of life." Revelation 2:10
 
 
 
 
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