Category Archives: Holy Spirit

Why Was David A “Man After God’s Own Heart”?

How many people in scripture were described as being “a man after God’s own heart”? There is only one, and his name is King David. But now thy kingdom shall not continue: the Lord hath sought him a man after his own … Continue reading

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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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God is Love…for WHAT?

Pastor Rob Bell has recently written a controversial book asserting that “Love Wins”. In it, Rob seems to paint a picture that could lead one to believe that there really is no Hell, or that in the end everyone will … Continue reading

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