The Spirit of God came and did marvelous things for and from God Himself..
Judges 6:34 - But
the Spirit of the LORD came upon Gideon, and he blew a trumpet; and Abi-ezer
was gathered after him.
Judges 11:29 - Then
the Spirit of the LORD came upon Jephthah, and he passed over Gilead, and
Manasseh, and passed over Mizpeh of Gilead, and from Mizpeh of Gilead he
passed over unto the children of Ammon.
Judges 15:14 -
And when he came unto Lehi, the Philistines shouted against him: and the
Spirit of the LORD came mightily upon him, and the cords that were upon
his arms became as flax that was burnt with fire, and his bands loosed
from off his hands.
II Samuel 23:2 - The
Spirit of the LORD spake by me, and his word was in my tongue.
II Chronicles 24:20 -
And the Spirit of God came upon Zechariah the son of Jehoiada the priest,
which stood above the people, and said unto them, Thus saith God, Why transgress
ye the commandments of the LORD, that ye cannot prosper? because
ye have forsaken the LORD, he hath also forsaken you.
Isaiah 61:1 -
The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me
to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted,
to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them
that are bound;
Ezekiel 11:5 -
And the Spirit of the LORD fell upon me, and said unto me, Speak; Thus
saith the LORD; Thus have ye said, O house of Israel: for I know the things
that come into your mind, every one of them.
The Spirit of God also departed when done or
I Samuel 16:14
- But the Spirit of the LORD departed from Saul, and an evil spirit from
the LORD troubled him.
Not yet given!
John 7:39 - (But
this spake he of the Spirit, which they that believe on him should receive:
for the Holy Ghost was not yet given; because that Jesus was not yet glorified.)
Fulfilled for the Great Commission
Luke 24:49 -
endued with power from on high
- The Comforter
Acts 1:8 - But
ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you...
The work of the Holy Spirit was to descend upon the
disciples, fill them and endue them with power, enabling them to perform
miraculous acts. This all took place in Jerusalem, involving Jews,
in the program of Israel.
Acts 2:4 - And
they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and began to speak with other
tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance.
Acts 5:11,12-16 -
given to Apostles were many signs and wonders to be wrought among the people...
Mark 16:15-20 - ...confirming
the word with signs following.
|We live in the dispensation of the grace of God, according to the mystery
which was revealed to and through the Apostle Paul.
The Holy Spirit doesn't
empower or control us; He indwells us!
I Corinthians 6:19,20 -
What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which
is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own? For ye are bought
with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which
Romans 8:9 - But
ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if so be that the Spirit of
God dwell in you. Now if any man have not the Spirit of Christ, he is none
Romans 8:11 -
But if the Spirit of him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwell in you,
he that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies
by his Spirit that dwelleth in you.
Ephesians 1:13,14 -
In whom ye also trusted, after that ye heard the word of truth, the gospel
of your salvation: in whom also after that ye believed, ye were sealed
with that holy Spirit of promise, Which is the earnest of our inheritance
until the redemption of the purchased possession, unto the praise of his
Our access unto the Father!
Ephesians 4:4-6 -
There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of
your calling; One Lord, one faith, one baptism, One God and Father of all,
who is above all, and through all, and in you all.
Prays for us!
Ephesians 2:18 -
For through him we both have access by one Spirit unto the Father.
Grieve not - Quench not!
Romans 8:26 -
Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what
we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession
for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.
We are to walk 'after' then 'in' the Spirit.
- And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby ye are sealed unto the
day of redemption.
I Thessalonians 5:19
- Quench not the Spirit.
Romans 8:1 - There
is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who
walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.
Romans 8:4 - That
the righteousness of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after
the flesh, but after the Spirit.
Galatians 5:25 - If
we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit.
The "Circumcisor" and the
- In whom also ye are circumcised with the circumcision made without hands,
in putting off the body of the sins of the flesh by the circumcision of
Hebrews 4:12 -
For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged
sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of
the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of
- ..and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God:
- But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness,
goodness, faith, Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.
The understanding before the KJB!
Today - The Scriptures - the KJB!
I Thessalonians 1:5-7 -For
our gospel came not unto you in word only, but also in power, and in the
Holy Ghost, and in much assurance; as ye know what manner of men we were
among you for your sake. And ye became followers of us, and of the Lord,
having received the word in much affliction, with joy of the Holy Ghost:
So that ye were ensamples to all that believe in Macedonia and Achaia.
I Corinthians 13:10 - But
when that which is perfect is come, then that which is in part shall be
Future - Tribulation
They will be judged according to their fleshly works,
so they had better have the Spirit of God UPON their flesh!
Acts 2:16-21 - But
this is that which was spoken by the prophet Joel; And it shall come to
pass in the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all
flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young
men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams...
Revelation 14:11b, 12 -
...they have no rest day nor night, who worship the beast and his image,
and whosoever receiveth the mark of his name. Here is the patience
of the saints: here are they that keep the commandments of God, and the
faith of Jesus.