The Holy Spirit

Jul 3, 2022    Pastor Andrew Smith
What do you believe? It’s important to know because everyone believes something. And as followers of Jesus, what we believe is at the core of who we are and what we do. That’s why what you believe matters. So, what do you believe?

Message slides:
- We believe the Holy Spirit:
• Guides us to the truth
• Reveals Jesus
• Comforts
• Counsels
• Gives wisdom
• Prays for me
• Gives me power
• Helps my weakness
• Gives spiritual gifts
• Produces spiritual fruit
- The Holy Spirit is the power of God at work in the people of God to accomplish the purposes of God.
- We either rely on our own power or the spirits power.
- "But you will receive Power when the Holy Spirit has come on you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea, in all Samaria, and to the ends of the earth." - Acts 1:8
- "Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you believe so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit." - Romans 15:13
- We either feed ourselves life or death
- "And if the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead lives in you, then he who raised Christ from the dead will also bring your mortal bodies to life through his Spirit who lives in you." - Romans 8:11
- God wants to work in us and through us
- The Spirit empowers us to:
• Be a witness
• Proclaim
• Convicts us of sin
• Gift giver for the common good