TOPIC: FULLNESS OF THE SPIRIT
TEXTS: Luke 4:1 ; Eph. 5:18
Who is the Holy spirit to you?
- Holy spirit is the spirit of truth (John 14:7). Truth means reality. The Holy spirit is the reality of the kingdom.He is the custodian of all spiritual possibilities in the kingdom.
Why do we need to be full with Holy spirit?
- For divine direction (Acts 13:2) .We need to be filled with Holy spirit daily.
- To live above sin (Gal 5:6).
- To walk in power (Acts 10:38). The Holy spirit is our power
- For effective service.
Hindrances To Fullness of the Spirit
- Unbelief. Without faith no man can receive that fullness.
- Despising spiritual gifts (1Thel 5:19)
How to be filled with spirit of God:
- Prolonged study of God’s word
- By heart of thanksgiving;by singing and making melody in heart. (Eph 5:18-20)