Who Are the Gifts For?

Image by Ylanite Koppens from Pixabay Our Seek the Gifts series continues as we explore the gifts of the Spirit and how the Holy Spirit can minister through you. Last post, we discussed how the Spirit helps us as a Church through the gifts. Now we will talk about who…

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Spiritual Service

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay Many Christians today seem to have an estranged relationship with the Holy Spirit. When we read the New Testament, and even the Old Testament, we see the Holy Spirit doing great things and ministering through Christians in amazing ways. But we don’t see that…

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Seeking All He Has

Image by Harry Strauss from Pixabay Maybe you’re like me. I grew up in Pentecostal churches. I’ve always heard the phrase, “Seek the Holy Spirit for all he has for you.” By this, preachers mostly use it to receive the baptism of the Holy Spirit. But they also use it…

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Biblical Discernment

Image by Bessi from Pixabay What is biblical discernment and how can Christians practice it? There are two types of discernment in the Bible. The first comes right from wisdom literature and the ability to be wise. The second comes from a gift of the Spirit called distinguishing of spirits.…

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Spiritual Gifts

Image by J F from Pixabay What are spiritual gifts? Are the lists of spiritual gifts in the Bible complete? Spiritual gifts are a subset of the many gifts the Holy Spirit gives to his Church. The word spiritual, or as Paul puts it, “the spirituals” are the ones people…

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