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10 Things You Can Be Sure Are Not Fruit of the Spirit

We live in a world that praises ideals and ideologies that are not from God, and the pull of many of them is appealing because it feels right to our flesh. We often downplay the pull of our flesh and the ways it can lure us towards destruction. We claim things like, the devil made... Read more

Only by the Spirit of God – Beloved Women – September 14, 2020

Only by the Spirit of God Beloved Women September 14, 2020READ: And he said to me, Son of man, can these bones live? And I answered, O Lord God, you know. (Ezekiel 37:3 ESV)TODAYS ENCOURAGEMENT: I was 99% sure it would not grow back. As I stared at the storm-shredded tree trunk, remains of my once vibrant,... Read more

20 Psalms and Songs of Peace for a Worried Spirit

16. Psalm 131:1-2My heart is not proud, LORD, my eyes are not haughty; I do not concern myself with great matters or things too wonderful for me. But I have calmed and quieted myself, I am like a weaned child with its mother; like a weaned child I am content.Let go of striving, be content... Read more

‘It Was as If the Holy Spirit Is Saying, Go!’: Pastor Says God Told Him to Send Church Staff Home Just before Explosion in Beirut

'It Was as If the Holy Spirit Is Saying, Go!': Pastor Says God Told Him to Send Church Staff Home Just before Explosion in Beirut Pastor Said Deeb of Life Center Church in Beirut said he had a feeling he needed to send staff home on the day a massive explosion rocked the... Read more

Evangelicals For Trump Speaker Says the Democratic Party Has Been Seized by ‘the Spirit of the Anti-Christ’

Evangelicals For Trump Speaker Says the Democratic Party Has Been Seized by 'the Spirit of the Anti-Christ' As the 2020 presidential election draws closer, President Trump's evangelical outreach is rallying believers to get Trump re-elected in the name of religious freedom.In late July, an event called Evangelicals For Trump Praise, Prayer and Patriotism"... Read more

Transform me by Your Spirit | by Gail Rodgers

Does life sometimes seem dull and grey, ebbing away in busy activity? Your faith is still intact, yet does your life lack that dynamic sense of energy and purposefulness that is the birthright of Gods children? Some days I feel it too. The Holy Spirit in our lives offers us the power to be able... Read more

Why I Cant Believe in Spirit Husbands and Spirit Wives – TGC Africa

There are some things that are just unbelievable when you first hear about them. But a greater shock comes upon discovering that almost everyone believes that those things are true. I recently experienced this kind of shock. For it was the first time I heard about the concept of ‘spirit husbands’ and ‘spirit wives.’ These... Read more

You May Have the Holy Spirit… You Still Need Training – TGC Africa

Theological study is an undervalued practice among many African pastors. Its worth in the life and upbuilding of the church is greatly understated. Many do not see the need for theological training in their spiritual oversight. The general belief is that if you are called and full of God’s Spirit, then you need not study.... Read more

Denzel Washington was ‘scared’ when he encountered the Holy Spirit

Denzel Washington has described the moment he encountered the Holy Spirit as a "once in this lifetime experience" that spooked him a little too.  In an Instagram discussion with A R Bernard, Senior Pastor of the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn, New York,  the Academy Award-winning actor said the encounter happened back in the eighties... Read more

The Nonsense of Spirit Husbands and Spirit Wives – TGC Africa

There are some things that are just unbelievable when you first hear about them. But a greater shock comes upon discovering that almost everyone believes that those things are true. I recently experienced this kind of shock. For it was the first time I heard about the concept of ‘spirit husbands’ and ‘spirit wives.’ These... Read more

The Holy Spirit cannot and will not be quarantined – Mission Network News

India (MNN) — Coronavirus containment is complicated in the worlds second most-populated nation. More coronavirus coverage here. Health experts say India hasnt reached its COVID-19 peak yet. Indias government is extending restrictions through June 30th in places with high infection rates. At the same time, malls and hotels can open up next week in some... Read more

5 Signs You May Be Controlled by a Spirit of Fear

5. Compromising Compromise in interpersonal relationships is essential. Compromising on morals is not.Sometimes, when it seems like its the only way to survive, to keep people happy, to get what we want, we will compromise our morals. We will do things we know we shouldntor not do things we shouldin order to attain that which... Read more

The Apostles Code: The Holy Spirit in You – Bible Gateway Blog

By O.S. Hawkins One of the saddest verses in the Bible is found in the aftermath of Jesus arrest in Gethsemanes garden. Of the apostles, the Bible simply records, Then they all forsook him and fled (Mark 14:50). They had been so bold and boastful of their commitment to him just hours before. But when... Read more

Gods Spirit stirs hearts throughout Ramadan – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Close to East (MNN) — The coronavirus pandemic is making life much more troublesome in most components of the Close to East area Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria. Theres been lots of people that haven't been in a position to work for the final two months; [many] haven't been in a position to obtain... Read more

Modified by the Spirit | Devotional by Gail Rodgers

[ad_1] So many Christians that Ive talked to lately are usually not experiencing the ability of God of their lives. In several methods they share how life has grow to be uninteresting and gray and their days are inclined to ebb away with busy exercise. A number of have used the phrase frenzied. Oh, their... Read more

Greater than a Helper | Ideas concerning the Holy Spirit by Wealthy Vega

[ad_1] I'll give them an undivided coronary heart and put a brand new spirit in them; I'll take away from them their coronary heart of stone and provides them a coronary heart of flesh. Ezekiel 11:19 The primary time I heard his voice, it introduced discomfort and worry. I stayed away so long as attainable.... Read more

Battle, illness, and the Holy Spirit at work in Yemen – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Yemen (MNN) — The final two weeks introduced new waves of disaster to Yemen. Well being officers confirmed the presence of COVID-19, and the UN started slicing assist applications attributable to a funding scarcity. (Picture obtained by way of Wikimedia Commons) Extra individuals face dying, starvation, and illness in Yemen than another nation. An... Read more

Let Dolly Parton’s Self-Quarantined Easter Hymn Increase Your Spirit | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Like most People, Dolly Parton spent Easter Sunday in self-quarantine. However as any self-respecting American is aware of, it’ll take much more than social-distancing tips to convey Parton’s spirits down. She put collectively her personal little quiet Easter service and despatched it out straight from her residence in Tennessee’s Blue Ridge Mountains.... Read more

What Does It Imply to Worship God in Spirit and Reality?

[ad_1] Editors’ notice:  Participate in TGCs Learn the Bible initiative, the place have been encouraging Christians and church buildings to learn collectively by way of Gods Phrase in a 12 months. Many Christian are accustomed to the encounter between Jesus and the Samaritan lady in John 4. However not everybody can clarify what Jesus meant... Read more

Crushed Spirit | Devotional by Phil Ware

[ad_1] The LORD is near the brokenhearted and saves those that are crushed in spirit. Psalm 34:18 Thought Whereas many people are richly blessed spiritually and bodily, lots of God’s folks face hardship and issue. It's possible you'll be a type of in tough circumstances. Please do not forget that God has not deserted you.... Read more

Appearing Towards the Spirit of the Occasions: The Problem of Howard Thurman

[ad_1] In 1936, Howard Thurman, then the Dean of Rankin Chapel at Howard College and already a well-established author and educator, led a delegation of African Individuals to Asia as a part of a world friendship initiative. There he met Mohandas Gandhi, a pivotal encounter in his life which broadened his theological and social imaginative... Read more

When the Spirit Prompts, Forgive | Devotional by Invoice Strom

[ad_1] The particular person with out the Spirit doesn't settle for the issues that come from the Spirit of God however considers them foolishness, and can't perceive them as a result of they're discerned solely by way of the Spirit. I Corinthians 2:14 Ever surprise how we're nudged by Gods Spirit? I've questioned if the... Read more

How Did Jesus Do MiraclesHis Divine Nature or the Holy Spirit?

[ad_1] Maybe no rock band has sung a easy query as memorablyand as fittinglyas The Who: “Who are you? Who, who, who, who? Who are you?”And maybe no query will get to the mysteries of Christology extra rapidly.Who was born of the virgin Mary? Who preached on the mount? Who prayed within the backyard? Who... Read more

Moved by the Holy Spirit – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] By O.S. Hawkins We regularly converse of Paul writing the ebook of Romans, or John writing the Revelation, or Luke writing Acts. However the fact is, they, together with all the opposite Bible writers, have been merely Gods devices via whom he gave us his Phrase. The Bible declares that all Scripture is given... Read more

Life Giving Spirit | Devotional by Francis Frangipane

[ad_1] As Christians our religion tells us that Christ died as fee for our sins. We consider He truly rose from the grave as proof that He was certainly despatched by God. But it's also our conviction that, upon this resurrection occasion, not solely have been the sins of mankind atoned for however via Christ... Read more

Holy Spirit: How Does the Holy Spirit Communicate to Us In the present day?

[ad_1] Podcast (crosstalk): Play in new window | Obtain | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | In the present day’s Bible Research revolves round a superb query that was posted within the Radically Christian Fb group. The query was, “Does the Holy Spirit speak to believers? I am being told by our brethren that the... Read more

God Made Me Do It! Why Did God Tempt Saul with an Evil Spirit?

[ad_1] Suppose a decide threatens to droop the license of a driver with quite a few offenses. The motive force is then pulled over once more, so his license is suspended. It might be silly to suppose the decide gave the warning merely to lure the motive force into committing one other infraction. The suspension... Read more