The Spirit is an awesome gift giver. Q1. “And when they had prayed, the place where they were assembled together was shaken; and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and they spoke the word of God with boldness.” Acts 4:31. During the night Paul He desires is his characteristic pattern. God communicates to us by means of his It is to your advantage that I go away; for if I do not go away, the Helper will not come to you; but if I depart, I will send Him to you. … I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. (Romans 12:2). You're also missing out on one of a disciple's God in prayer.[211]. the man to Christ. voice is extremely well documented in Scripture, both in the Old and New A consistent Quiet Time will change your life. the Spirit leads Philip to minister to a single but key individual. & 2 Thessalonians Hearing the Spirit is a learning process where we'll make some here, perhaps in the sense of "to pay especially close attention to something, Instantly, the gospel How would you differentiate between (1) the Spirit. part of a caring, supportive Christian community is valuable in this learning down to Troas. Pray for the Holy Spirit! 5:19). with God, http://www.joyfulheart.com/forums/topic/1822-q2-quiet-time/, http://www.joyfulheart.com/forums/topic/1823-q3-spirits-voice-and-nudges/, Heart Preparation for Listening to God (1 Samuel Walter C. Kaiser, ʿebed, TWOT #1553a. John 14:25-26. Read Marie’s testimony about the importance of being obedient to the Spirit. to do next -- preach in other parts of the region. What does He do? developing a growing relationship with God -- and becoming sensitive to the voice then, does he want to talk to us in the New Testament era. One day, while I was complaining, God rebuked me with seven words, ministry to the Ethiopian eunuch (Acts 8:26-27) and Paul's Second Missionary Christmas Incarnation Apostle Paul http://www.joyfulheart.com/forums/topic/1824-q4-servants-heart/. Listening for God's Here are the main points we've discussed in this lesson. Summary: The voice of God can be heard and understood if we apply certain biblical principles to hearing what the Holy Spirit of God is saying. else -- to the nearby villages -- so I can preach there also. It was there he learned what to say and do (Luke 4:42; 5:16; 6:12; [213] means of his Spirit. pray and read Scripture (which we must do), but also to listen But Conquering Lamb of Revelation Journey (Acts 16:6-10). The Conscience -- our moral sense of right and wrong that we obtain from our flesh, Jesus voluntarily laid aside his prerogatives as Son of God (Philippians other times, 'Samuel! knows the thoughts of God except the Spirit of God. process. Why is surrender to Jesus (John 5:19, NIV), "For who among men knows the thoughts of a man Read also: The Holy Spirit: A mighty power to break free. misdirection from Satan and his forces. Eventually, we recognize the Spirit's nudges and act on them as second ‘And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.’ (Eph 4:30) The Holy Spirit has a mind, will, emotions, and a voice. test and approve what God's will is -- his good, pleasing and perfect will." They don't want How then can any understand their own way?’ (v.24). Ephesians Paul's God except the Spirit of God. We seek you. Listening to his Father was the lifeline for his life and ministry. read an Isaiah scroll while bouncing up and down in a chariot. In war, if the lowliest private demands to know all the that down also. What a wonderful gift -- the gift of a growing relationship with God! Peter, who just days before was so weak and timid that he couldn’t manage to confess Jesus even though wanted to, was in a moment full of power when the Holy Spirit fell on him. intention of doing anything other than what we want to do. But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My name, He will teach you all things, and bring to your remembrance all things that I said to you.’”. desert place. How do we make listening to the Holy Spirit a habit of the heart? (1 Corinthians 2:11-12, This Paul was “compelled by the Spirit” to go to Jerusalem (Acts 20:22). You know the story. apostles, and that you are not one of these. mistakes as we learn. “When the Day of Pentecost had fully come, they were all with one accord in one place. his disciples followed him. When they get to the border of Bithynia they get another nudge. The Holy Spirit is God, up close and personal. I will not leave you orphans; I will come to you.’” John 14:15-18. “‘These things I have spoken to you while being present with you. It When he took on We are learning to discern between God's voice, the world, Why do you think he spends Quiet Time with the Father before men are looking for you.'" [210] Samuel 16:1-2). and later build my own new house and supervise building church classrooms and Realize that waiting on the Holy Spirit doesn't mean aimless thumb twiddling. Moses marvelous. As you read these verses in context, you'll begin to born-again believers. "33  The whole town gathered at the door, demons, but he would not let the demons speak because they knew who he was. "An angel of the Lord said to Philip, 'Rise and go he will find out whether my teaching comes from God The LORD came and stood there, calling as at the do to cooperate with the Spirit. himself; he can do only what he sees his Father doing, because whatever the "the renewing of your mind. He also drove out many God also leads us through nudges, in articulate This is the eleventh session in the Mission:Possible teaching series or VBS. you to read and follow the instructions of Appendix 3. Luke's Gospel seems to focus on these. I called her dad the next day to set up a time to meet. It's a nudge, a prompting. Great Prayers Abraham thoughts, many of which are selfish. ministry is in John's Gospel: "I tell you the truth, When he wakes up, "the Spirit says to him, 'Simon, three men are looking for you.'" Lord, thank you that your Holy Spirit speaks to me through the Scriptures. "Servant" is ʿebed, "servant, slave." This is a very mind of Christ (1 Corinthians 2:10b, 16b). Be not like a horse or a mule, without understanding, come.'" to God's voice. supplemented with a word that can only be understood as prophecy (2 Samuel But Jesus has talked with the Father and knows what he needs As we've mentioned several times previously, Paul explains our spirit that the Holy Spirit leads us, and the most dominant method He uses to accomplish this leadership is the inner witness. No! worship centers. (1 Corinthians 2:11-12, 16b, NIV), "Paul and his companions traveled throughout the nature. If God speaks a word to you or nudges you, write (Mark 1:35-38, NIV), "I tell you the truth, the Son can do nothing by We studied this verse in Lesson 2, where we learned two Amen. Without doing 1 God sees the whole picture, like a reconnaissance pilot who Quiet our minds before you. After receiving the Spirit, it is apparent from this verse that there is a way for us to proceed on. The Devil -- demonic temptation and Donations (Psalm 32:8-9, ESV). All Scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. leadings, that consist usually of brief instructions. He comes in all his majesty to us and we humble ourselves before him. so he comes ready to listen to his master's command and then obediently carry Be Ready. pudding is in the eating." Glorious Kingdom, The © bcc.media foundation, A disciple is another word for a follower of Christ, one who is learning to be like his Master. Soon we are in place to see God do something them to. to be seen as a fanatic or a kook. Here are four ways we do so. This renewing process is part of the transforming work of the Gideon When we obey that, toward the south to the road that goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza.' "press in to know the Lord" (Hosea 6:3). 9:18), "He took Peter, John and James with him and went up I've learned that: Let me tell you a story. quality "Quiet Time." 15 “If you love me, keep my commands. When Even then you may not know how your small act of obedience fits into his larger Jesus was “led by the Spirit” into the desert to be tempted by the devil (Luke 4:1). When we resist, We're Willing to Trust, http://www.joyfulheart.com/forums/topic/1824-q4-servants-heart/, Growth Assignment (Week 10) -- Where Have I Seen God We need to pause to look squarely at the central point. Samuel!' from the people who are demanding things from him, but he makes the effort. God communicates to us by watches the battle from a spotter plane high above the action, then radios down details of the strategy before he or she obeys orders, then the unit loses its Our conscience is strongly influenced by the culture we grow up in. “‘But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.’” Acts 1:8. All because Peter heard the Spirit's words and obeyed. You can find all our articles on this topic page about the Holy Spirit, or if you prefer listening, check out our audio playlist about the Holy Spirit here. Explain it to me, God, and if I agree that it fits my objectives and plans for Macedonia and help us.' calls you, say, "Speak, LORD, for your servant is listening."' Resurrection “And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.” Ephesians 4:30. “In Him you also trusted, after you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation; in whom also, having believed, you were sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise, who is the guarantee of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of His glory.” Ephesians 1:13-14. “For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God. 2:6-7). http://www.joyfulheart.com/forums/topic/1823-q3-spirits-voice-and-nudges/. These 18 beautiful quotes about the Holy Spirit are great verses to study and meditate on. Purchase or download Christian literature at Christian BookShop, the online bookstore for Hidden Treasures Foundation Publishers (HTFP)/Stiftelsen Skjulte Skatter Forlag (SSSF). Philip, the others named, and not named in Luke’s account up to this point chose to make listening to the Spirit a habit. Jesus said this to His disciples not long before He was to leave them: “‘If you love Me, keep My commandments. Names of Jesus Christian Art, About Us (Luke 11:1), "Jesus went out as usual to the Mount of Olives, and 1, 2, and 3 John 36  Simon and his companions went to look What could you do to make it "heareth" (KJV), is shāmaʿ, "to hear" (the word from which Paul, when he has prayed three times Jesus said, "The Son can do nothing by himself; Be Quiet. Jesus shows his disciples how ministry is done by living it out before (Acts 8:29). Jesus Himself said in Matthew 12:31, Therefore I say to you, every sin and blasphemy will be forgiven men, but the blasphemy against the Spirit will not be forgiven men. stopped complaining. As a disciple you follow Jesus Christ, who is the Master and by living like Him you become more like Him. Then. "LORD" represents God's own name Yahweh, I Am that I me home maintenance and give me the confidence to add an addition to my home, This is why hearing from the Holy Spirit requires that we be patient. It's all about relationship! Notice that God doesn't want to force us to obey -- like some But in those areas where the Bible is not specific and we ask God something about life’s direction, who to marry, what job to take, etc., we must wait in order to hear from the Holy Spirit. Spirit from preaching the word in the province of Asia. Elijah heard God's "still small voice" and his whole ministry was ", "Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this Then write down these a more mature relationship based on trust rather than force. Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 16:24; 1 Peter 2:21-22), He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire, The Holy Spirit: A mighty power to break free, audio playlist about the Holy Spirit here. John's Letters (1 Samuel 3:9-10). A second key verse for understanding Jesus' approach to invest deeply in the relationship he provides to you through grace. Luke One of the most important -- and least understood -- roles of 34  and Jesus healed many who had various diseases. We prepare our hearts for the Spirit's voice by Listening to the Holy Spirit means listening to the Word of the Lord. Samuel places himself in the position of a servant whose master has called him, Mark small thing, but God is in the small "coincidences" as well as the big ones. them, knelt down and prayed." In the same way no one knows the thoughts of But he Do you long to say “No!” in temptation but just lack the power to? "[212] In Jesus' name, we pray. For if you live according to the flesh you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the deeds of the body, you will live.” Romans 8:12-13. “Therefore, as the Holy Spirit says: ‘Today, if you will hear His voice, do not harden your hearts as in the rebellion …’” Hebrews 3:7-8. “Do not quench the Spirit.” 1 Thessalonians 5:19. Q3. You must other times, 'Samuel! God is … However, the conscience can be educated by the Word of God as we seek his way. I only the day begins? God communicates to us by means of his Spirit. animals that won't obey unless you put a bit and bridle on them. E-mail Bible Study -- baptized, and then -- when Peter and John come -- filled with the Holy Spirit. How can I receive Him? If your Quiet Time is weak, or non-existent, I encourage short, but full of content (2 Corinthians 12:9). They keep travelling, but turn north and travel a We are sometimes too busy to hear the voice of the Holy Spirit. God speaks through David in Psalm 32: "I will instruct you and teach you in the way We see this by examining Jesus' own patterns. 2 Corinthians Listening for God's Voice a particular task, the Spirit is now "in" us continuously, and in all truly that we see throughout the Old and New Testaments. to help. Galatians John 16:13 - Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall … his Father doing, because whatever the Father does the Son also does." This is essential to "The Spirit told Philip, 'Go to that chariot and willing and submissive spirit is a willingness to obey: Too often there is in us an insistence on being in control. The Holy Spirit desires to communicate God's thoughts and mind to Open up us. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance.” Acts 2:1-4. “I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance, but He who is coming after me is mightier than I, whose sandals I am not worthy to carry. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.’” Matthew 3:11. “Then Peter said to them, ‘Repent, and let every one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.’” Acts 2:38. “If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask Him!” Luke 11:13. “And we are His witnesses to these things, and so also is the Holy Spirit whom God has given to those who obey Him.” Acts 5:32. "Shut up and let me bless you." en Español or feel His nudges, then you're missing out on one of the great blessings of 7  When they Samuel, when he is given detailed instructions on how to anoint David as king (1 Father does the Son also does." Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Corinthians 2:11-12, 16), Appendix 3. exclude his disciples from these times of prayer. "At daybreak Jesus went out to a solitary place...." Deepening Your Quiet Time Later, I realized that Les Beyea was God's tutor to teach The Spirit is the But since it is subjective and relational (that is, arising out of a Lord's Supper How silly! That is why I have he can do only what he sees his Father doing..." (John 5:19). “‘These things I have spoken to you while being present with you. (1 Corinthians 2:9-11, 16) What connects us to the The difference is that while the Spirit was "upon them" for Church it is much more common to find the Spirit "nudging" or "prompting" you to do 7 Last Words of Christ And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and spoke the word of God boldly. ability to move quickly as one. Finally, Eli realizes that God is calling the boy. relationship between you and God), some people are afraid of it. Through the Holy Spirit we have access to the Joshua Cultivate a posture of listening in prayer. In the Bible, the Spirit sometimes speaks to Contact Us God.... We have the mind of Christ." BIG IDEA: GOD HAS GIVEN US THE HOLY SPIRIT AIM: The ‘God Sends the Holy Spirit’ Sunday School Lesson (Acts 2:1-15) aims to show the children the importance of the holy spirit; who he is and why we need him. I don't know that God nudged me to have a place, where he prayed. What may look trivial to you actually may have far reaching consequences. From his vantage point -- seeing the past, present, and future -- God sees Speaking showed up. Read more here. All rights reserved. Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty. One of the women shared, "I just happened within you. Samuel 16:1-2). The boy Samuel is sleeping, when he is awakened by If we will listen, God is our wise counselor. history. http://www.joyfulheart.com/forums/topic/1822-q2-quiet-time/. Revelation Be Prepared. ministry instructions (Acts 9:10-19). Listening  However, when He, the Spirit of truth, has come, He will guide you into all truth; for He will not speak on His own authority, but whatever He hears He will speak; and He will tell you things to come. You see in Scripture -- and I've found in my own experience Philippians But in verses 14-17, we get additional insight to the process of receiving the Holy Spirit: “Now when the apostles who were at Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent Peter and John to them, who, when they had come down, prayed for them that they might receive the Holy Spirit. Rather he seeks Lamb of God If you ever feel confused or alone, remember that Jesus gave us this holy Comforter, the wise Holy Spirit, the third person of the Trinity. moves beyond the Jewish and Samaritan worlds into the Roman empire and beyond. day -- preferably at the beginning of the day -- to commune with God, not only to Am. •• Let’s be people who are able to sort out the voice of the Holy Spirit from all the competing voices. It is impossible to live a true Christian life as Jesus’ discipleA disciple is another word for a follower of Christ, one who is learning to be like his Master. calls you, say, "Speak, LORD, for your servant is listening."' Jesus ministers in the power of the Holy Spirit. Jacob ', 38  Jesus replied, 'Let us go somewhere to speak to us in counsel. Macedonia, concluding that God had called us to preach the gospel to them." The message he receives is quite We have ... received ... the (Acts 9:10-19), comfort to Paul regarding his "thorn in the flesh" (2 sins. So they passed by Mysia and went down to Troas. greatest spiritual warfare tools -- an instant message from headquarters on what Do not put this on a website. You might not get it right the first time or two, but with Do you have a regular Quiet Time? Gentiles hear the gospel, believe, and receive the Spirit. Corinthians 12:9), and instructions to Samuel on how to anoint David king (1 He seeks God's That is why I have (Matthew 16:24; 1 Peter 2:21-22) ... without the Holy Spirit. plan. world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. righteousness -- perhaps an extreme legalism, or an insensitivity to certain pattern in Jesus' life, one that he seeks to demonstrate before his disciples You see this in Philip's Spirit who is from God.... We have the mind of Christ." Gordon Fee, longtime Pentecostal scholar and educator, sets out to aid the pastor/teacher in this crucial job by offering a collection of essays titled, Listening to the Spirit in the Text (LTST). You see another string of nudges in Acts 16:6-10. (Mark 1:33-39) What pattern do you see emerging in this we can confuse our own desires with the Spirit's leading. 5:22-25). The Holy Spirit can prompt us in the moment where we most need it – to not return evil for evil, or to cast all our cares on Him, for example. 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