The Philistines doubted that God could be greater than their gods – they challenged His sovereignty and control when they had the Ark. They were wrong.
How can a seed die, and still become a plant? How is it possible to die, and still be alive?
When God answers your prayers, do you praise Him? Do you just carry on with life, as if He’s just given you what you deserve, or do you go to Him saying, “Praise you, Lord, for your great work and provision?”
Repeatedly visiting the same site can often reveal new insight; so too when we study scripture – the more you review the same passage, the more you see!
If the Fruit of the Spirit is a list of behaviors we’re expected to demonstrate to show that Christians are nice people – then the we are doomed.