Tag: The Holy Spirit

Mediation from Above

In the last post I talked about how the Holy Spirit intercedes for us.  He is our great “cheerleader” reminding us of how amazing our Father is.  He is looking deep into our innermost secret place to pull out our most private and guarded desires, hurts, pains, disappointments and every skeleton we want to hide from…

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Mandatory Mediation

Have you ever been in a relationship where you “walked on eggshells?”  I’ve been in a few of those.  Actually I would argue that in my past some people probably thought of me that way.  I used to be pretty moody.  When you are moody and angry at life you will tend to have a…

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Stepping out of the bushes!

Jn 17:3 And this is eternal life, that they know you the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom you have sent.  (ESVST) This is it. The purpose of Jesus on the cross, Jesus raised from the dead, the Holy Spirit in our lives… That we would know God! When I miss this truth about God…

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Regular Old Dirt

God molded a pile of dirt into the form of a man.  He lovingly pinched and squeezed and pressed us into a shape that could receive His breath of life.  Then He breathed life into us.  Jesus did the same thing.  He “molded” and “shaped” and “pinched” the men with Him until they were ready…

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There He is, right there

1 Corinthians 1:7 That you are not [consciously] falling behind or lacking in any special spiritual endowment or Christian grace [the reception of which is due to the power of divine grace operating in your souls by the Holy Spirit], while you wait and watch [constantly living in hope] for the coming of our Lord Jesus…

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Water and Spirit

Jesus said this to a religious leader named Nicodemus: Jn 3:3 Jesus answered him, “ Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again he cannot see the kingdom of God.” (ESVST) There have been so many theories that lead to doctrines that contribute to theologies based on this passage. It is really…

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