Category Archives: Holy Spirit

1 Corinthians 13:1-13 – Holy Love Wants Your Full Attention

1 Corinthians 13:1-13 1If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. 2And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, … Continue reading

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Psalm 71:1-6 – You Are My Hope

Psalm 71:1-6 1In you, O LORD, I take refuge; let me never be put to shame. 2In your righteousness deliver me and rescue me; incline your ear to me and save me. 3Be to me a rock of refuge, a … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 1:4-10 – I Do Not Know How to Speak

4Now the word of the LORD came to me saying, 5“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations.” 6Then I said, “Ah, … Continue reading

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Luke 4:14-21 – The Spirit of the Lord Is Upon Me

Luke 4:14-21 14Then Jesus, filled with the power of the Spirit, returned to Galilee, and a report about him spread through all the surrounding country. 15He began to teach in their synagogues and was praised by everyone. 16When he came to … Continue reading

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1 Corinthians 12:12-31a – Members that Seem Weaker Are Indispensable

1 Corinthians 12:12-31a 12For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. 13For in the one Spirit we were all baptized into … Continue reading

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Nehemiah 8: The Joy of the Lord Is Your Strength

Nehemiah 8:1-3, 5-6, 8-10 1all the people gathered together into the square before the Water Gate. They told the scribe Ezra to bring the book of the law of Moses, which the LORD had given to Israel. 2Accordingly, the priest Ezra … Continue reading

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Psalm 19 – Sweeter than Honey

Psalm 19:1-14 1   The heavens are telling the glory of God; and the firmament proclaims his handiwork. 2   Day to day pours forth speech, and night to night declares knowledge. 3   There is no speech, nor are there words; their voice is not … Continue reading

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Baptism of the Lord – Luke 3 – You Are the Beloved in Whom I AM Well Pleased

Luke 3:15-17, 21-22 15As the people were filled with expectation, and all were questioning in their hearts concerning John, whether he might be the Messiah, 16John answered all of them by saying, “I baptize you with water; but one who is … Continue reading

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Baptism of the Lord – Acts 8:14-17 – Receive the Holy Spirit

Acts 8:14-17 14Now when the apostles at Jerusalem heard that Samaria had accepted the word of God, they sent Peter and John to them. 15The two went down and prayed for them that they might receive the Holy Spirit 16(for as yet … Continue reading

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Baptism of the Lord – Psalm 29:1-11 – The Lord Shakes the Wilderness

PSALM 29:1-11 1   Ascribe to the LORD, O heavenly beings,ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.2   Ascribe to the LORD the glory of his name;worship the LORD in holy splendor. 3   The voice of the LORD is over the waters;the God of glory … Continue reading

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