E-Free Church - Gaylord Campus
Living Under the Influence Part 1
What is the Holy Spirit? What is His purpose? What does it mean to be filled with Holy Spirit. Join us as we discover together what the bible teaches about the Holy Spirit and how He works in our lives.
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  • E-Free Church - Gaylord Campus
    1649 M-32, Gaylord, MI 49735, USA
    Sunday 5:00 AM
The PROMISE of the Holy Spirit

What bombshells did Jesus give the disciples in John 13?
One of you will betray Me (v21)
I am leaving you (v33)
What encouragement does Jesus give the disciples in John 14?

I am going to prepare a place for you (v2)

I will come again and we will again be together (v3)

You will do even greater works than I did (v12)

We can still talk – I will listen and answer (v13-14)

I am going to send you a Helper – the Holy Spirit (v16-17)
What do we learn about the Holy Spirit? (John 14:16-17)

He is part of the Trinity (John 14:16)

The Trinity in John 14:16
God the Son is speaking
God the Son will ask God the Father
God the Father will give God the Holy Spirit

Other examples of The Trinity in Scripture
The Apostolic Benediction (2 Corinthians 13:14)
The Baptismal Formula (Matthew 28:19)
The Baptism of Jesus (Matthew 3:16-17)
The Work of salvation (1 Peter 1:2)
He is equal to Jesus who is equal to the Father (John 14:16)

The meaning of the word “another” = of the same exact kind
The Holy Spirit is God
He is called God (Acts 5:1-4; 1 Corinthians 3:16-17)
He has the characteristics of God

Omniscient (1 Corinthians 2:10-11)
Omnipresent (Psalm 139:7)
Omnipotent (Romans 8:11)
Eternal (Hebrews 9:14)
His job is to “come along side” you (John 14:16)

He will be with you permanently (John 14:16)
Jesus was WITH the disciples temporarily
Holy Spirit will be IN the disciples permanently

He will live literally inside of you (John 14:17)
OT - prominent person at work on earth was the Father
Gospels - prominent person at work on earth was the Son
NT - prominent person at work on earth is the Holy Spirit
What is our role in relation to the Holy Spirit? (John 14:23-24)

Love God

Obey God
What is one of the main roles of the Holy Spirit? (John 14:26)

Teach the disciples all things and bring to their remembrance all that Jesus said

This is how we got our Bible (2 Peter 1:20-21)
The PURPOSE of the Holy Spirit (John 16)

The ADVANTAGE of the Holy Spirit (v7)

The ACTIVITY of the Holy Spirit

SINNERS = He convicts of sin, righteousness and judgement (v8)

SAINTS = He guides in truth (v13)

SAVIOR = He glorifies Jesus (v15)