When you're feeling frightened and afraid, take comfort in knowing that God is always with you and will triumph over evil. And know that you can depend on Him and the Holy Spirit that dwells within you for inner strength and courage...
Pope Francis was speaking on the issue of reconciling the Armenian and Turkish people, there is nothing in pope's words that may be interpreted as 'crusader spirit,' according to Director of the Holy See Press Office Federico Lombar...
Come, Holy SpiritLet the precious pearl of the Father and the Word's delight come.Spirit of truth,you are the reward of the saints,the comforter of souls, light in the darkness, riches to the poor, treasure to lovers, food for the hungry,...Show More Summary
It's wonderful to know that, as believers in Christ, we can live in close fellowship with God. Jesus said in John 16:7 (AMP), "I tell you the truth, it is to your advantage that I go away; for if I do not go away, the Helper (Comforter,...Show More Summary
Justin Biebr's mother, Pattie Mallette, is praying for the Holy Spirit to make an impact on her son after reports surfaced that he got into a fight during Game 3 of the NBA Finals in Cleveland, Ohio.
The answer had to be yes. The Holy Spirit made it crystal clear. When Tristan Emmanuel, managing publisher and CFO of BarbWire Books, called me and said it was time for me to put pen to paper and write a book on the anti-Christian left's demonic war on religious liberty (and all things godly and good), I immediately agreed.
Prayer as a tool for evangelism Given that at least a part of your witness is relational—one that builds trust between a Christian and his or her friends—how else would you partner with the Holy Spirit to help that person trust Jesus...Show More Summary
At the risk of being misunderstood, my identity as an artist held off anything that referred to the world of the shamans and their spirits, the spiritual and the holy space, and the life of the dream body and dream world. My outer and inner life can, however, no longer accept such one-sidedness, indeed such ignorance and arrogance. Show More Summary
I HAVE THE POWERRRRRRRRRRR! So, what's Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veteran Mike Swick been up to lately? Less than a year removed from his mixed martial arts (MMA) comeback, a spirited but losing effort to Alex Garcia at UFC...Show More Summary
Occasionally, I have heard Pentecost called the Church’s birthday. There is truth in this understanding; the day on which the Apostles received the Holy Spirit is necessarily, at least, a new beginning: When the time for Pentecost was fulfilled, they were all in one place together. And suddenly there came from the sky a noise [...]
The Church of Holy Spirit in Žehra, Slovakia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Admittedly, it is not very often that I read an opinion piece by a self-identified Christian who makes multiple references to some sort of "Holy Spirit" in said opinion piece and find myself in agreement with much of what he or she is saying. Show More Summary
The Victoria band sends us a soothing number with Biblical themes.
M ost people only know Pentecost as a Christian holiday, one that commemorates the day when the Holy Spirit fell on the apostles and disciples of Christ as they gathered in the Upper Room after the Ascension. While the apostles and disciples remained in Jerusalem out of obedience to Christ (cf. Show More Summary
On this day all the nations saw incredible things in the city of David, when the Holy Spirit came down in fiery tongues, as Luke, one who discoursed of God, declared. For he sayeth: When the disciples of Christ were gathered together,...Show More Summary
Whit Monday is a public holiday in many European countries including my home country Germany, a day to celebrate the biblical event when the Apostles were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues. It is of course a coincidence that in 2016 this day, May [...]
There’s a phrase that I think I first heard used in some Christian and Missionary Alliance settings about the gifts of The Holy Spirit: “Open, but cautious.” Simply put, it represents people who are open to Spirit-led expressions of faith and doctrine but with the caveat of keeping their eyes wide open (or perhaps having […]
On Sunday, some religious denominations will celebrate Pentecost, and while many people only know so much as the commemoration of the Holy Spirit's coming to Jesus' followers in the early days, there are actually some very interesting facts about the holy day.
A fearless leader is not absent of fear, he/she embraces fear with courage. Christian leaders, though faced with the same challenges as any other leader, overcome fear through the Power of the Holy Spirit, knowing that God will never leave them or forsake them. Show More Summary