The Holy Spirit

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Perfectly In Charge

“All these are empowered by one and the same Spirit, who apportions to each one individually as he wills.” 1 Corinthians 12:11 Absolute power in the hands of a perfectly loving, giving, and gracious God is a wonderful thing to behold. As a part of God’s perfect rule, one of the cool things He does is to give each follower of Jesus…

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The Gift Giver

“To each is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good.” 1 Corinthians 12:7 The Holy Spirit is very real – very personal. He’s present with followers of Jesus (dwells in us). He’s our Counselor (that’s good, because life can be challenging to navigate at times). He’s our Comforter (because life can just be hard to walk out). AND –…

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It’s Good To Know

“Now concerning spiritual gifts, brothers, I do not want you to be uninformed. You know that when you were pagans you were led astray to mute idols, however you were led. Therefore I want you to understand…” 1 Corinthians 12:1-3 It’s always a nice thing to know what’s going on. Trying to figure things out in life “on the fly” is confusing, frustrating,…