The King had proclaimed a pardon, and that proclamation must have effect—through Christ's Spirit.
Read the creed by William Arthur as he articulates a bold faith in the person and work of the Holy Spirit.
The instant effect of the descent of the Spirit on the first Gentile converts in the house of Cornelius was that they began to “magnify God.”
We are well-connected to God: we all have the Father, the Son, and the Spirit dwelling within us.
God approves of Jesus, and we should follow after him. This power assists us to carry out God’s purpose and mission in the world.
Mary had returned to the tomb with the male disciples, but she did not leave like them. She lingered at the tomb, weeping and mourning.
When Jesus enters Jerusalem during Passover, it appears he is following a prophetic script to reveal who he is and what his intentions are.
Lent is a forty day season of penitence and preparation for the observance of Easter. It begins on Ash Wednesday and ends on Holy Saturday before Easter.
Lent is the 40-day period leading up to Easter. Here is a free sermon outline for the first Sunday of Lent.
Lent is the 40-day period leading up to Easter. Here is a free lesson to use for youth ministry in the week of Ash Wednesday.