H o l y S p i r i t Who is the Holy Spirit & what does He do?
Who is the Holy Spirit? The Holy Spirit is not a Ghost or a Spook!
Who is the Holy Spirit? The Holy Spirit is the third part of God. God is Father, Son and Holy Spirit. God’s Holy Spirit comes to live in us when we become Christians.
In the Old Testament The Holy Spirit came on some people to help them do special jobs for God... “ The Sovereign Lord has filled me with his spirit. He has chosen me and sent me...” (Isaiah 61:1) Who is the Holy Spirit?
In the Old Testament A new thing was promised... “ I will put my spirit in you” (Ezekiel 36:27) Jesus made these promises come true 300 years later! Who is the Holy Spirit?
In the New Testament Jesus told his disciples to wait in the city for the Spirit to come. The disciples received... new languages... new boldness... new power! Who is the Holy Spirit?
We now live in the age of the Holy Spirit. God’s promise of sending his Spirit has happened. It’s a promise for you and me. God has promised to give the Spirit to every Christian. Who is the Holy Spirit?
H o l y S p i r i t What does the Holy Spirit do?
What does the Holy Spirit do? The Holy Spirit helps us get born again spiritually.
Sons and Daughters of God “ For the Spirit that God has given you does not make you afraid; instead the Spirit makes you God’s children...” Romans 8:15 What does the Holy Spirit do?
Knowing God better “ It is through Christ that all of us are able to come in the one Spirit into the presence of the Father” Ephesians 2:18 What does the Holy Spirit do?
The Family Likeness We become like our friends/family as we imitate their habits without realising it. The more time we spend getting to know God better, the more we will inherit His character. The Bible calls this “the fruit of the Spirit”. What does the Holy Spirit do?
Joining the team “ Do your best to preserve the unity which the Spirit gives by means of the peace which binds you together” Ephesians 4:3 What does the Holy Spirit do?
Spiritual talents “ There are different kinds of spiritual gifts, but the same Spirit gives them” 1 Corinthians 12:4 What does the Holy Spirit do?
A family that grows “ You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” Acts 1:8 What does the Holy Spirit do?
Wrapping it up...! Every Christian has the Holy Spirit in them. But not every Christian is filled with the Holy Spirit. “ be filled with the Spirit” Ephesians 5:18 What does the Holy Spirit do?