Epistles

"If the Spirit of him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he that raised up Christ Jesus from the dead shall give life also to your mortal bodies through his Spirit that dwells in you."

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  1. Life-Giving Spirit - {PDF Copy} - (There is no life without the Spirit of God, for it is His Spirit that creates, animates, sustains, and restores life, both natural and spiritual)
  2. Spirit and Covenant - {PDF Copy} - (From the start, the gift of the Spirit has been integral to redemption and the Covenant of God with His people)
  3. Covenant, Creation and Resurrection - {PDF Copy} - (The gift of the Spirit is part of the New Covenant and the “first fruits” of the New Creation and the resurrection)
  4. Resurrection and New Creation - {PDF Copy} - (The Spirit is the first fruit of the future bodily resurrection of believers and the redemption of the Creation)
  5. Resurrection and the Spirit - {PDF Copy} - (The gift of the Spirit is the “first fruits” and foretaste of the future resurrection)
  6. In the Last Days - (The outpouring of the Spirit on Pentecost signaled the arrival of the “last days,” as prophesied by Joel ) - {PDF Copy}
  7. The Spirit of Life - (It is the Spirit of God that imparts life, especially the everlasting life in Jesus of which the gift of the Spirit is the foretaste and guarantee) - {PDF Copy}
  8. Having begun in the Spirit - (The receipt of the Spirit was irrefutable proof that God had accepted uncircumcised Gentiles to His Covenant – Galatians 3:1-4) - {PDF Copy}
  9. The Promised Spirit - (The “promise of the Spirit” is part of the “blessing of Abraham” promised to the nations and the “children of Abraham") - {PDF Copy}
  10. Waging War in the Spirit - (Christians wage spiritual “warfare” through right conduct, acts of love, and proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ) - {PDF Copy}
  11. Do All Speak in Tongues? - (Does the New Testament teach that all believers receive the gift of tongues when they are baptized in the Spirit?) - {PDF Copy}

Seljalandsfoss Photo by Matt Lamers on Unsplash
Seljalandsfoss Photo by Matt Lamers on Unsplash