until the day when he was taken up, after he had given commands through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen. Act 1:2
“‘And in the last days it shall be, God declares, that I will pour out my Spirit on all flesh, and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams; even on my male servants and female servants in those days I will pour out my Spirit, and they shall prophesy. Acts 2:17,18
And we are witnesses to these things, and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey him.” Acts 5:32
And the Spirit said to Philip, “Go over and join this chariot.” Acts 8:29
the Spirit of the Lord carried Philip away, Acts 8:39
the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.” Acts 13:2
And they went through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia
we stayed there for seven days. And through the Spirit they were telling Paul not to go on to Jerusalem Acts 21:4
For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit set their minds on the things of the Spirit. Romans 8:5
For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God.
Likewise the Spirit helps us in our weakness. For we do not know what to pray for as we ought, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groanings too deep for words. Romans 8:26
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.
the Spirit searches everything, even the depths of God.
1 Corinthians 2:10
Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you? 1 Corinthians 3:16
To each is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good. For to one is given through the Spirit the utterance of wisdom, and to another the utterance of knowledge according to the same Spirit, to another faith by the same Spirit, to another gifts of healing by the one Spirit, to another the working of miracles, to another prophecy, to another the ability to distinguish between spirits, to another various kinds of tongues, to another the interpretation of tongues. All these are empowered by one and the same Spirit, who apportions to each one individually as he wills.1 Corinthians 12:7-11
What is your gift?
How do you use it to encourage others?
-Pastor Danny Leavitt