Ministry

{MINISTRY IN THE ASSEMBLY}

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{MISSION}
  1. Spirit and Mission - {PDF Copy} - (Jesus now dispenses the gift of the Spirit to his people, and it empowers them to carry out gospel proclamation to all nations)
  2. Between Law and Spirit - {PDF Copy} - (Between the ascension and the outpouring of the Spirit, the apostles pray and appoint Matthias to complete their number)
  3. Signs on the Earth - (The prophecy in the book of Joel sets the tone for Acts, including the signs and wonders that accompany the gospel) - {PDF Copy}
  4. Spirit Empowered Boldness - (In response to threats from the high priests, the young church was filled with great boldness of speech by the Spirit) - {PDF Copy}
  5. Stephen Bears Witness - (Under the guidance of the Spirit, and in fulfillment of Scripture, Stephen gives eloquent testimony to the leaders of Israel) - {PDF Copy}
  6. The Task - (The task assigned to his disciples by Jesus is to announce the Good News of his Kingdom to all nations) - {PDF Copy}
  7. Worship in the Spirit - {PDF Copy} - (To a woman in Samaria, Jesus revealed that the presence of God no longer is limited to geographic locations or man-made structures)
  8. Message and Mission - {PDF Copy} - (Jesus summons us to receive the Spirit and proclaim the gospel of God’s kingdom throughout the inhabited earth)
  9. Assembly of God - {PDF Copy} - (The New Testament usage of the term “assembly” is based on the image of Israel assembled before Yahweh for worship)
  10. Spiritual Power - {PDF Copy} - (The power and wisdom of God are revealed in the proclamation of a Messiah who was crucified on Calvary)

{WATER BAPTISM}
  1. The Voice in the Wilderness - {PDF Copy} - (John arrived in Judea to prepare the way for the Messiah and to herald the Good News of the Kingdom)
  2. In His Name - {PDF Copy} - (In Acts, converts to the new faith were baptized in water, and in the name of Jesus Christ no long after conversion)
  3. To You is the Promise - (The gift of the Spirit is for all men and women who repent and are baptized in Jesus' name, all in fulfillment of the promise of the Father) - {PDF Copy}