Category Archives: charismatic

What Is The First And Last Sign Of Being Filled With The Holy Spirit In The New Testament?

I don’t know if I have ever had anyone point this out to me. If I would have guessed, I would have been wrong. Why? Because the focus was usually on something else. Let’s start by asking: Who was the … Continue reading

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The First Person To Be Filled With The Spirit

Who was the first person recorded in scripture to have the Spirit in them…not just upon them? Was it Bezalel, the great craftsman? Or Was it Joseph, the ruler of Egypt? One of them is questionable, but the other is … Continue reading

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Jesus and Ghosts

Jesus always spoke the truth, and He never confirmed a false belief. Jesus gave His disciples a clear definition of what a ghost is when He said, “A ghost does not have flesh and bones…“–Luke 24:39. Instead of taking the … Continue reading

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How Could John The Baptist Be Filled With The Spirit From Birth?

How could John the Baptist be filled with the Spirit before he was born? Baby John didn’t just have the Spirit come upon him or nudge him. The scripture makes it clear that John would be FILLED with the Spirit … Continue reading

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Why I Believe: The Baptism In The Holy Spirit

As many of you readers already know, I called on Jesus Christ to forgive me of my sins and take over my life when I was 9 years old. I had been through a dramatic and miraculous experience of being … Continue reading

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Mission before Church??? Part 1

I did some research and found that there are several websites and blogs that promote the idea that Mission comes before Church. According to the dates, this way of thinking has been going on for some time. Many of these … Continue reading

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Did The Disciples Receive The Spirit 3 Times?

Wow! I’m really enjoying the emails and feedback I’m getting from the previous post “Believers, What Exactly Holds Your Foundation?”. Here are my responses: Question: Is the Spirit measurable? Answer. Let me begin by asking, Is faith measurable? “I say … Continue reading

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