Tag: Holy Spirit

“Since you say the Holy Spirit is no longer working today, please tell us how you know this.”

I have never said the Holy Spirit is not working today. The Holy Spirit is indeed working today. He is making intercession for the Christian (Rom. 8:26). He strengthens the Christian in connection with the Word of God (Eph. 3:16). The Holy Spirit is given when one obeys the Lord in water baptism (Acts. 2:38).…

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The Gospel of Christ

“For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek” (Rom. 1:16). With these wonderful words Paul announces the theme of his epistle to the saints at Rome. In the verses leading…

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Quench Not the Spirit

I Thessalonians 5:19 says, “Quench not the Spirit.” The first word in this sentence is “quench.” “Quench” means to “suppress.” The word “not” we know to be an adverb that means “negation.” The word “the” is an adjective denoting the Noun. The Noun of the sentence is “Spirit.” “Spirit” as used here refers to the…

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