The Nature Of The Holy Spirit

1.       The Holy Spirit is God:

Genesis 1:2; Matthew 3:16; John 4:24; Acts 5:3-4; Rom. 8 : 9; 1 Corinthians 2 : 10-11; 1 Corinthians  3:16; 1 Timothy 3:16; 1 John 5:7

2.       Names Of The Holy Spirit (Include):

*        The Holy Ghost: (Matthew 1:18, 20; Matthew 3:11; Matthew 28:19; Luke 3: 22; Luke 4:1; Acts 1:8 etc…)    

          *        The Comforter: (John 15:26; John 16:7);

          *        Spirit of Truth, the Teacher: (John 15 : 26; John 16 : 8-11, 13 -14);

          *        The Holy Spirit of God (1 Corinthians 2:10-11; Eph. 4:30);

          *        The Spirit of the Lord: (2 Corinthians 3:18);

          *        The Eternal Spirit: (Hebrews 9 :14);

          *        Spirit of Grace: (Hebrews 10:29)

          *        The Spirit of His Son (Galatians 4:4-7)

3.       Some Attributes of the Holy Spirit:   

          *        He is Eternal: (Hebrews 9:14)

          *        He is Omnipotent (Rom. 15:13; 17-19)

          *        He is Omnipresent: (Psalm 139:7-10)

*        Symbolized in Scriptures: DOVE (Matt. 3:16); WIND (Acts 2:2) FIRE  (Acts 2:3)

          *        He is The Spirit of Love: (Romans 15:30)

*        The Holy Spirit gives gifts according to His own will: (1 Corinthians 12:7-11)

          *        The Holy Spirit Speaks and Direct (Acts 8:29; Acts 13:2)

*        The Holy Spirit produces fruit in Believers who walk in Him (Galatians 5:6; 22 – 23)

Applications

a.       Meditate on one new insight you have gained from this lesson concerning the Holy Spirit.

b.       In what areas(s) of your life do you believe that this new insight will help your Christian walk?

Courtesy: CHRISTIAN HOUSE FELLOWSHIP, Ilorin, NIGERIA.