Wednesday Evening 4/21/21

Holy Spirit: The gift of the Holy Spirit

On the Day of Pentecost, Jesus P__________ out the Spirit of God on all flesh:

• As P____________ by Joel – Acts 2:16-17

• As P____________ by Peter – Acts 2:33

What is the G________ of the Holy Spirit – Acts 2:38

• “The gift of the Holy Spirit” is the Spirit H____________

• G____________ to those who become children of God – Galatians 4:6; 1 Corinthians 6:19

• The Spirit as a gift is an important element of the P____________ made to Abraham – Genesis 22:18; Acts 2:39

• A promise fulfilled by J_________ blessing us, in turning us away from our sins – Acts 3:25-26

• A promise fulfilled by the W_______ of the Spirit, whom Jesus poured out richly upon us that we might be justified and sanctified – Titus 3:5-7; 1 Corinthians 6:11

The F___________ Of The Holy Spirit – Galatians 5:22-23

The E_____________ of Christian Graces:

• Love – Active goodwill, expressed toward God and man

• J______ – Gladness, delight, especially in response to God’s grace

• Peace – Tranquility, harmony, both with God and man

• Longsuffering – Patience, forbearance, self-restraint in the face of provocation

• K_________ – Sweetness of temper that puts others at ease

• Goodness – Generosity that reaches beyond just giving what is one’s due

• F_____________ – The virtue of reliability

• Gentleness – A humble and kind demeanor that helps to calm another’s anger

• S_____-Control – The virtue of one who masters his desires and appetites

D_________________ The Fruit Of The Spirit

We must W__________ in the Spirit:

Producing works of the flesh prevents true love, joy, peace, etc. – Galatians 5:16-17; Romans 8:4-6

We must be L__________ by the Spirit: Romans 8:14; 8:12

Two tools are essential to being led by the Spirit:

• W_______ of God – The Spirit instructs and teaches in no other way

• P___________ – Through which we ask for strength from the Spirit – Ephesians 3:16,20

We will be led by the Spirit to P____________ His fruit in our lives!