The Real Holy Spirit - The Person

The Real Holy Spirit - The Person

2 Corinthians 13:11-14

11-13 And that’s about it, friends. Be cheerful. Keep things in good repair. Keep your spirits up. Think in harmony. Be agreeable. Do all that, and the God of love and peace will be with you for sure. Greet one another with a holy embrace. All the brothers and sisters here say hello. 

14 The amazing grace of the Master, Jesus Christ, the extravagant love of God, the intimate friendship of the Holy Spirit, be with all of you. 

INTRO

Genesis 1:26 God spoke: “Let US make human beings in our image, make them reflecting OUR nature…”

    • Ephesians 4:30 - Grieve 
  • Tension: We don’t have Relationship with Holy Spirit Because We Don’t Relate to Holy Spirit as a Person
    • If Holy Spirit is a Person, What’s the Relationship?

BODY

John 14:16 “If you love me, show it by doing what I’ve told you. I will talk to the Father, and he’ll provide another Friend so that you’ll always have someone with you. This Friend is the Spirit of Truth…

koi·no·ni·a

ˌkoinəˈnēə/

nounTHEOLOGY

noun: koinonia - Christian fellowship or communion, with God or, more commonly, with fellow Christians.

  • FELLOWSHIP
    • Friends
    • Communion
    • Community
  • PARTNERSHIP
    • I Corinthians 3:9 For we are both God’s workers. An you are God’s field. You are God’s building.
    • Acts 15:28 It seemed good to the Holy Spirit and to us
  • ASSOCIATION