If the fruit of the Spirit is gentleness, then why do we see so many un-gentle Christian leaders? Gentleness is another quality that shines through the biblical description of Barnabas. He was humble enough to step aside as Paul took the spotlight in their ministry. What had started out as "Barnabas and..." became "Paul and...," seemingly without any protest or hurt feelings. Here's Pastor Jim with more thoughts on the Christlike Barnabas.
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