Category Archives: Pentecost

John 7:37-39 – Out of the believer’s heart shall flow rivers of living water

John 7:37-39 37On the last day of the festival, the great day, while Jesus was standing there, he cried out, “Let anyone who is thirsty come to me, 38and let the one who believes in me drink. As the scripture … Continue reading

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John 20:19-23 – Receive the Holy Spirit and forgive

John 20:19-23 19When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and … Continue reading

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1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 – We were all made to drink of one Spirit

1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 3bNo one can say “Jesus is Lord” except by the Holy Spirit. 4Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; 5and there are varieties of services, but the same Lord;6and there are varieties of activities, … Continue reading

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Psalm 104:24-34, 35b – You renew the face of the earth

Psalm 104:24-34, 35b 24  O LORD, how manifold are your works! In wisdom you have made them all; the earth is full of your creatures. 25  Yonder is the sea, great and wide, creeping things innumerable are there, living things both small … Continue reading

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Numbers 11:24-30 – When the spirit rested on them they prophesied

Numbers 11:24-30 24So Moses went out and told the people the words of the Lord; and he gathered seventy elders of the people, and placed them all around the tent. 25Then the Lord came down in the cloud and spoke … Continue reading

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Acts 2:1-21 – All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit

Acts 2:1-21 1When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. 2And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were … Continue reading

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Pentecost: A Breathing Space

Fire What makes a fire burn is space between the logs, a breathing space. Too much of a good thing, too many logs packed in too tight can douse the flames almost as surely as a pail of water would. … Continue reading

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John 15:26-27, 16:4B-15 – When he comes he will guide you into all the truth

JOHN 15:26-27, 16:4B-15 26“When the Advocate comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth who comes from the Father, he will testify on my behalf. 27You also are to testify because you have been with … Continue reading

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Romans 8:22-27 – The Spirit helps us in our weakness

ROMANS 8:22-27 22We know that the whole creation has been groaning in labor pains until now; 23and not only the creation, but we ourselves, who have the first fruits of the Spirit, groan inwardly while we wait for adoption, the redemption … Continue reading

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Pentecost – Psalm 104 – When you open your hand, they are filled with good things

PSALM 104:24-34, 35B 24  O LORD, how manifold are your works! In wisdom you have made them all; the earth is full of your creatures. 25  Yonder is the sea, great and wide, creeping things innumerable are there, living things both small … Continue reading

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