The prophet Isaiah has this amazing revelation on the seven spirits or aspects of the Holy Spirit that help us understand who God is more profoundly. Before we dive into what they are, let's unpack a little who the Holy Spirit is and it's role in our life.
The book of revelation, also known as the Apocalypse of John, is one of the most important books in the Bible. It was written by John, an apostle who lived on Patmos, an island off the coast of modern-day Turkey. This article explores what context around this book may have been and if there is any evidence that John was not in fact its author.
The Bible says that Jesus went to be with His Father in heaven after He came back to life (John 20:17). He is preparing a place for those who believe in Him (John 14:2-3). It will be a beautiful place where there are no more tears or pain. We will be able to live forever with Jesus and God (Revelation 21:4)!
Have you ever wondered why it seems some people are happier than others? It is because some people have learned to be happy through God by allowing His Word to be confirmed in their hearts. Today, we will unpack one of the most popular bible verses to learn how we can live a life full of joy.
Jesus used humor as a way to connect with people: parables and stories with lessons, practical jokes, loveable eccentricities, overturning social conventions, and common sense. Today, as a pastor and teacher, I’m often told that “Jesus is not a laughing matter.” But Jesus saw things differently. He used humor to communicate the truth of his mission — and connect with others.
he subject of speaking in tongues is probably one of the most divisive topics in the church. In most cases, it makes more sense to never bring up the matter than to have a healthy discussion on the meaning of it. Some Pastors would shun at the idea of learning how to speak in tongues, and would rather deal at the rather shove it aside and deal with it on a need to know basis, others...
Through one direct encounter with the Holy Spirit, the entire world changed. What happened after Pentecost should light a fire underneath every believer in the man who hung between two criminals. The Word of God commands believers to be filled...
In the Bible, we are commanded to be filled with the spirit as believers. What does that commandment look like in our daily lives? Paul makes it clear, in order to walk into the full capacity of what God has for us as believers, we need the Holy Spirits’ help. Today, our aim is to carefully walk through Ephesians 5:18 with humility and to provide an authentic look at what it means to be filled with the Holy Spirit.