The Role of the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit is mentioned throughout the Bible.  He is described in Genesis hovering over the waters when the earth was first formed.  He filled the Kings and judges to give them strength and wisdom, and came upon Jesus at the start of His ministry.  He indwells those who follow Christ and we are baptized by the Holy Spirit and given spiritual gifts by Him.  He prays for us, guides us and gives us fruit to grow and edify others. Continue reading “The Role of the Holy Spirit”

God, Our Loving Father

Our Father, Who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy name.  What does that mean?  And who is our Father?  He is our loving God and Father, Who sent His One and Only Son to die for us so that our sins may be forgiven.  He is the creator of all, the ruler of all and He loves each one of us more than any earthly father could.  He is the Almighty, All-powerful, All-knowing, ever-present, just and righteous, loving God and Father, Who deserves all of our worship.  He deserves our all. Continue reading “God, Our Loving Father”

Who is God?

A hard concept in Christianity is one God in three Persons.  Many times I feel like I understand it, but to explain it is often difficult.  We will see if I succeed.  I am sure I will get a comment of someone telling me I did not.  I received a comment in my previous blog that I was wrong saying Jesus is God.  But, the more I looked the more evidence I see in the scriptures of His deity.  More on this in future posts.  Even though it was a negative comment, it was good because it inspired me to dig deeper and gave me ideas to write more posts!  So, here we go! Continue reading “Who is God?”