Sermons on Holy Spirit

Sermons on Holy Spirit

Galatians Part 4: Adoption to Sonship

Galatians Part 4: Adoption to Sonship Galatians 4:4-6 (NIV) But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to sonship. Because you are his sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who calls out, “Abba, Father.” We need the Spirit of His Son inside of us. This changes the relationship we have…

You Asked For It: What About Miracles

You Asked For It: WHAT ABOUT MIRACLES Acts 10:38 (Phillips) You must have heard how God anointed Jesus with the power of the Holy Spirit, of how he went about doing good and healing all who suffered from the devil’s power—because God was with him. Q. What did Jesus use to perform a miracle? A. The power of the Holy Spirit. Q. Is healing good or bad? A. Healing is good. Sickness is bad. Q. Where does sickness and suffering…

You Asked For It: Who is the Holy Spirit

You Asked For It: Who is the Holy Spirit Acts 2:12-16 (NIV) Amazed and perplexed, they asked one another, “What does this mean?” Some, however, made fun of them and said, “They have had too much wine.” Then Peter stood up with the Eleven, raised his voice and addressed the crowd: “Fellow Jews and all of you who live in Jerusalem, let me explain this to you; listen carefully to what I say. These people are not drunk, as you suppose.…

My Best Friend Part 5

My Best Friend Part 5 God desires for everyone to receive three main gifts: salvation, the baptism of the Holy Spirit, and spiritual gifts—gifts which empower us for ministry. John 20:19-22 (NIV) When the disciples were together, with the doors locked for fear of the Jewish leaders, Jesus came and stood among them and said, “Peace be with you!” After he said this, he showed them his hands and side. The disciples were overjoyed when they saw the Lord. Again…

My Best Friend Part 4

My Best Friend Part 4 Empowered To Live On Mission 1 Corinthians 12:4-7 (NLV) There are different kinds of gifts. But it is the same Holy Spirit Who gives them. There are different kinds of work to be done for Him . . . . The Holy Spirit works in each person in one way or another for the good of all. God’s Gifts Salvation. Ephesians 2:8 (NIV) For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this…

My Best Friend Part 3

My Best Friend Part 3 My Friend the Holy Spirit We depend on God the Father for direction. Our job is to come into agreement with the Father’s plan. Then, we depend on the Holy Spirit to make the Father’s plan come to pass. Although that sounds easy, it can be very challenging. Romans 7:19-8:1 (Last Days Bible) The good I want to do, I don’t do, but I keep on doing the evil things I don’t want to do…

My Best Friend Part 2

My Best Friend Part 2 Three in One 2 Corinthians 13:14 (Message) The amazing grace of the Master, Jesus Christ, the extravagant love of God, the intimate friendship of the Holy Spirit, be with all of you. The Bible teaches that there is one God who eternally exists in three Persons: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. This is commonly referred to as the Trinity or Godhead. All members of the Godhead are co-equal and co-eternal. They are…

My Best Friend Part 1

My Best Friend Part 1 Who is the Holy Spirit? Acts 19:1-2 (NIV) While Apollos was at Corinth, Paul took the road through the interior and arrived at Ephesus. There he found some disciples and asked them, “Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you believed?” They answered, “No, we have not even heard that there is a Holy Spirit.” I want you to know the truth about the Holy Spirit, without the extremes. He is a person. He is…

Love Like Jesus Part 1

Love Like Jesus Part 1 Romans 5:5 (TLB) . . . God has given us the Holy Spirit to fill our hearts with His love. The Three Forms of Love: Eros—a selfish love based on physical traits. Philos—a friend love based on shared experiences. Agape—a divine love based on intimacy with God. Everything in life works when you pursue agape love. 1 Corinthians 14:1 (AMP) Eagerly pursue and seek to acquire [this] love [make it your aim, your great quest]. What is God’s love John…