Ep. 66: Meekness is Not a Weakness | Fruit of the Spirit Series No. 7

In the English language, meekness is viewed as a weak attribute. But Scripture has a different assessment of the eighth element of the Fruit of the Spirit. Translated as gentleness in more modern translations, let's look at what Scripture has to say about this often misunderstood term.

Show Notes

12:00 Definition of Gentleness (Meekness)

17:46 Gentleness/Meekness is not a weakness

23:15 How gentleness is displayed relationally

- One Another
- Pastoral
- Evangelistically 

Scripture References and Other Resources

New Morning Mercies by Paul David Tripp

My Soul Magnifies the Lord by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones

Review of My Soul Magnifies the Lord


Galatians 5:22-23
James 1:21
1 Corinthians 4:14-21
James 3:13-18
Galatians 6:1
Ephesians 4:1-3
Colossians 3:12-13
1 Timothy 6:11
2 Timothy 2:24-26
Titus 3:1-2
1 Peter 3:13-16
Matthew 5:5

**We apologize for the technical issues in this episode. During production, some unavoidable and obvious edits were necessary due to poor connectivity at recording time.