Barry Patching • Sermon • • 843 views
Waiting Expectantly “But those who wait for the Lord [who EXPECT, look for, and hope in Him] shall change and renew their strength and power. . .” Isaiah 40:31(Amp) Who hasn’t got themselves into something of a “lather” when their bus, their train, their plane or their lift has STILL not turned up? Who…
Joan Spence • Sermon • • 232 views
The wait for the promised Holy Spirit was over: Jesus had told the disciples to stay in Jerusalem and wait for the baptism of the Holy Spirit, and on the day of Pentecost, the wait was over! Now believers would have the Holy Spirit and His power living in them forever. (Lk. 24:49; Jn.14:16) 1 When the…
Barry Patching • Sermon • • 39 views
Appropriating God’s Bequest The famous 19th Century English Reformed Baptist minister, Charles Haddon Spurgeon, once visited an elderly woman who was dying of malnutrition. She was living in abject poverty in a hovel made largely out of packing cases. Whilst ministering to her, Spurgeon noticed a document…
The Coming of the Holy Spirit
When the Holy Spirit came on the day of Pentecost, the disciples did not actually know what to expect. They only knew what Jesus said, that the gift would come and that power from the Holy Spirit would be given. Much to everyone's surprise, the Spirit came like a whirlwind and fire with the disciples all speaking in tongues. Those who spoke against the work of the Spirit did not understand the Holy Spirit. The gift is the Holy Spirit and He has given us power for Christ's mission.
Rick Bowen • Sermon • • 7 views
Pentecost Many of us come from a classical Pentecostal background. This simply means that in church history, at least that of the 20th century our denominational influences were those of groupings that sprung out of the Azusa Street, Topeka, Kansas, and Houston, Texas revivals. The word Pentecostal comes…
The Book of Acts
Rick Crandall • Sermon • • 6 views
God wants us to: 1. Comprehend His gospel (vs. 1-3). 2. Communicate His gospel (vs. 2-4). 3. Put confidence in His gospel (vs. 5). 4. Have confirmation of His gospel (vs. 6).
Robert Holtrop • Sermon • • 0 views
Prayer – Tongues (a different language) 1 Corinthians 14 Introduction How do you feel about tongues - speaking Amazing Race Dumped into another country Croc – I felt this way at times English language International Prayer What are tongues? I am no expert at all There definitely is a mystery to this What…