What We Believe Holy Spirit

Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit

It is to your advantage that I go away; for if I do not go away, the Helper (counselor, comforter) will not come to you: But if I depart, I will send Him to you. And when He has come He will convict the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment.” John 16.7-8

 

  1. Names for the Holy Spirit 
  2. A. The Holy Spirit Luke 11.13
  3. B. The Holy Ghost Matt. 3.11
  4. C. The Spirit of Truth John. 14.17
  5. D. The Spirit of God I Sam. 10.10
  6. E. The Helper (Comforter Counselor meaning to come along side)
  7. What He did in the Bible times
  8. A. Empowered His servants. Exe. 36.27, I Sam. 16.13
  9. The life of Jesus
    1. Jesus baptism Matt. 3.16
    2. Testifies of His deity Jn. 1.29—34
    3. Jesus resurrection Ro 8.11
    4. Inspired the Scriptures I Tim. 3.16, I Pet. 1.20-21
  10. What He does today
  11. Convicts the world; Jn. 16.7-8
    1. Of sin (The first work of the Spirit in your life)
    2. Of righteousness 16.10
    3. Of judgment (no longer popular to talk about judgment day)
  12. Confirms the saved Ro. 8.16
  13. Guides into truth Jn. 16.13 (Biblical Truth)
  14. Teaches Jn. 14.26
  15. Guides our activities Acts 13.2
  16. Evangelism (take a look at A-E in light of winning the lost)

 

  1. Prays with us, for us, works things out Ro. 8.26-28.  Sometimes our prayers are answered even before we know how to pray. Matt. 6.8