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Holy Spirit

Overcoming the World

1 John 5:1-5   Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been born of God, and everyone who loves the Father …

Awe: What God has done

Psalm 103:1-5  Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget …

Awe: Who God is

Psalm 145:1-3 I will extol you, my God and King, and bless your name forever and ever. Every day I will bless you and praise your …

This is war

Ephesians 6:10-11 Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. Put on the whole armor of God, that …

Light is a gift

Ephesians 5:13-14 But when anything is exposed by the light, it becomes visible,  for anything that becomes visible is light. Therefore it says, “Awake, …

The Fruit of the Spirit

Today’s devotion comes from Devotions for Young Disciples, where we’ll be posting every Wednesday for kids from ages 8-12. If you’re a …

The fruit of the Spirit – Peace

Galatians 5:22 But the fruit of the spirit is…peace Love…joy…and now peace. The fruit of the spirit begins with three very related …

Pentecost

Acts 2:38  And Peter said to them, “Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for …

Romans: God’s kids

Romans 8:16 The Spirit himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God What a precious gift salvation is from …

Romans: Spirit-led sons of God

Romans 8:14 For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God.  There are two types of people in this world.  There …

Spirit-filled

A disciple Romans 8:9  You, however, are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if in fact the Spirit of God …

Three in One – God revealed

The Trinity Deuteronomy 29:29  The secret things belong to the LORD our God, but the things that are revealed belong to us …

Three in One – Perfect Community

The Trinity Ephesians 4:4-7  There is one body and one Spirit—just as you were called to the one hope that belongs to your call— one Lord, one …

Three in One – Calling

  The Trinity Matthew 3:16-17  And when Jesus was baptized, immediately he went up from the water, and behold, the heavens were …

Three in One – prayer

The Trinity 1 Timothy 2:5  For there is one God, and there is one mediator between God and men, the man Christ …

The Spirit gives freedom

2 Corinthians 3:17  Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. The law …

Ministers of a new covenant

2 Corinthians 3:6  who has made us competent to be ministers of a new covenant, not of the letter but of the …

Letters from Jesus

2 Corinthians 3:3  And you show that you are a letter from Christ delivered by us, written not with ink but with …

An aroma

2 Corinthians 2:15-16  For we are the aroma of Christ to God among those who are being saved and among those who …

The Spirit as a guarantee

2 Corinthians 1:21-22 And it is God who establishes us with you in Christ, and has anointed us,  and who has also …

The promise

Pentecost Luke 24:49  And behold, I am sending the promise of my Father upon you. But stay in the city until you …

The Spirit declares

Pentecost John 16:13-14  When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth, for he will not speak …

Conviction by the Spirit

Pentecost John 16:8-11  And when he comes, he will convict the world concerning sin and righteousness and judgment:  concerning sin, because they …

God with us

Pentecost John 16:7  Nevertheless, I tell you the truth: it is to your advantage that I go away, for if I do …