THE HOLY SPIRIT
The Person and Work of the Holy Spirit
The God of the Bible is a Trinity of three Persons, each of them is fully God, and they are co-equal and co-eternal. The Father is God, the Son is God and the Holy Spirit is God, yet there are not three Gods. Together they are One glorious Being. This series will focus on the Third person of the Trinity: the Holy Spirit, Who is said to proceed from the Father and the Son. There is much teaching about the Holy Spirit in the Bible: He is mentioned in the first chapter (Genesis 1:2) and in the final chapter (Revelation 22:17), yet there is much confusion about Him, both in the Church and in the world. This short series aims highlight the key doctrines about the Holy Spirit that every Christian should know:
1. Who is the Holy Spirit?
2. The work of the Holy Spirit - part 1
3. The work of the Holy Spirit - part 2
4. What does it mean to be baptised in the Holy Spirit?
5. What about the gifts of the Holy Spirit?
6. The Holy Spirit in the Old Testament
In Scripture the Holy Spirit is represented by a candlestick, a dove, a rushing mighty wind, tongues of fire and oil. He is gentle yet uncontrollable, present locally yet also present everywhere (omnipresent), the Spirit gives life, light and liberty…