Christ’s return is in two stages: The Rapture and The Second Coming. These are separated by a period of 7 years. The Rapture is when Christ returns to receive believers in mid-air. This episode answers why we believe in a pre-tribulation rapture of the church and how it connects us the promise to the church in the book of Revelations?
Every believer can have rivers of living water - rivers of the presence, power and working of the Holy Spirit - flowing through him/her. We must by faith step out and minister the flow of Holy Spirit. Let the power flow!
The gifts of the Spirit are given to all believers - every man/woman. These gifts are a “manifestation” of the Spirit. They are an expression of Him (the Spirit). An operation of the gift of the Spirit is the Holy Spirit expressing Himself. He always glorifies Jesus. Watch part 8 of this series.
The outpouring of the Holy Spirit or the baptism in the Holy Spirit is for all believers and is accompanied by supernatural manifestations – praying in other tongues being the most common. On this episode we learn about the baptism in the Holy Spirit followed by a time of prayer and ministry for people to be baptized in the Spirit and activated in praying in the Spirit.
Even before we come to the Lord, it is the Holy Spirit that first draws us to Him. There are several ways the Holy Spirit moves in the heart of a believer. Watch part 6 of the series.
Even before we come to the Lord, it is the Holy Spirit that first draws us to Him. There are several ways the Holy Spirit moves in the heart of an unbeliever. Watch part 5 of the series.
The book of Acts establishes the pattern that the Holy Spirit is imparted to genuine believers in several ways. The Holy Spirit works His will by filling believers with His presence and power while He leads and empowers the early church for growth and service. In this series we study how we should seek to be filled with the Spirit on a continual basis and how a church’s growth is vitally tied to its relationship with the Spirit.
We are commissioned to be His witnesses with the power of the Holy Spirit. We are to witness with the way we live and with what we say. We are to demonstrate the power and love of the Lord!
We learn a third strategy on how to share Christ with others by looking at how Paul the apostle engaged with people at Athens, the then intellectual capital of the world.
Connect and Impact. Connect with people based on things they can relate to. Impact their lives with the supernatural power of God. Disciple new believers. TEACH them God's Truth. TRAIN them in spiritual Disciplines. CONNECT them with Christian Fellowship. EQUIP them to Serve.