The church doesn’t really help in this area, we tend to focus on the surface, superficial issues in a persons life. We have this hierarchy of sin where we put certain ones on top that are more important to preach about than others, and in reality they are the effects and not the cause of our issues.
Gal 5 tells us what the fruits of the spirit are But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, If, instead of focusing on God’s gifts and blessings, we focused on becoming more like Christ and walking in the fruit of the Holy Spirit, I believe all of the under water things will be taken care of and the above water 10% will be taken care of by default.
And they that are Christ’s have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts. 24 Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law. 23longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
And they that are Christ’s have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts. Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law. longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,