Free to Rescue

Galatians 6:1-10

“It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.” Galatians 5:1

Main Idea: When you choose to follow the leading of the Holy Spirit every day in every way you will please God with your actions.

  • Following the leading of the Holy Spirit gives you freedom to restore those trapped by their sin. 6:1-5
    • You restore gently.  Vs. 1
    • You restore lovingly. Vs. 2
    • You restore humbly. Vs. 3
    • You restore responsibly. Vs. 4-5

 

  • Following the leading of the Holy Spirit produces good spiritual fruit in your life. 6:6-10
    • Good spiritual fruit is displayed when you meet the needs of those who faithfully teach the word of God. Vs. 6
    • Following your sinful flesh produces devastating consequences. Vv. 7-8a
    • Following the leading of the Holy Spirit produces future rewards. Vs. 8b
    • Following the leading of the Holy Spirit strengthens you to persevere in doing good to others. Vv.9-10

Application:

  • Is God leading you to help restore someone caught in sin?
  • How are you doing in the battle against the flesh and the leading of the Holy Spirit in your life?