Tag Archive | Pentecostal

[8] Revival and the Holy Spirit

[8] Revival and the Holy Spirit

Dr Martyn Lloyd-Jones said that revival is an outpouring of the Holy Spirit upon a group of people … Are we trusting in the organising power of the church, or are we trusting in the power of God to pour out His Holy Spirit? The church needs another Pentecost. Even though the Apostle Paul was […]

[7] Receive the Holy Spirit

[7] Receive the Holy Spirit

After Jesus was raised from the dead, He appeared to His disciples and: “He breathed on them and said: ‘Receive the Holy Spirit’ ” John 20:22 How does this breathing of the Holy Spirit differ from the disciple’s filling of the Holy Spirit on the Day of Pentecost? … 

[6] The Holy Spirit and living a godly, pure life

[6] The Holy Spirit and living a godly, pure life

The older, more technical term for living a godly, holy, pure life is sanctification. The baptism of the Holy Spirit does help to promote a godly life, but it is not ‘sanctification’ itself … 

Part 6 1950’s Belgian Congo revival

Part 6 1950’s Belgian Congo revival

Then the building shook … 

[5] The Holy Spirit and the assurance of salvation

[5] The Holy Spirit and the assurance of salvation

Knowing that we are saved … 

Part 5 Toronto Blessing beginnings

Part 5 Toronto Blessing beginnings

The Toronto Blessing is also referred to as the laughing revival … 

[4] Potential problems with the things of the Spirit

[4] Potential problems with the things of the Spirit

When we realise that God is all-powerful and anything is possible we move into the area which has some potential pot holes and traps. I want to explore this subject leaning heavily on the teachings of  Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones who had a lot more experience and authority than myself! … 

Part 4 God moving – what is the core focus?

Part 4 God moving – what is the core focus?

When we are told that God is moving we need to ask: ‘What is the core focus?’ … 

[3] Can we experience the filling of the Holy Spirit?

[3] Can we experience the filling of the Holy Spirit?

The answer is yes! Because Peter said: “Repent .. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. The promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off – for all whom the Lord our God will call.” Acts 2:38

Part 3 The Bible and the Holy Spirit

Part 3 The Bible and the Holy Spirit

Without doubt, the work of the Holy Spirit is extremely important: “Flesh gives birth to flesh, but the Spirit gives birth to spirit.” John 3:6 (ANIV) Also the Bible (the Scriptures – the Word of God) is extremely important: …