This study covers another choice available to us as believers - the choice to be filled with the Spirit. Other spiritual choices from Study #1 and Study #2 are these: 1) to receive salvation; and 2) after salvation, to walk in the Spirit (rather than in our flesh as carnal babes). But there is yet more! As we walk in the Spirit, we have an opportunity to go further - to be filled with the Spirit of God. Believers are actually instructed to do so (Eph. 5:18). But as you would know, decisions of faith require our hearts to be open to moving forward! Let’s learn more …
Please click on the lesson - Filled with the Spirit: Finding Great Joy! - that is found here and also below the video. After reading the lesson and scriptures (and meditating on what you've learned), feel free to share (post) your thoughts in the comment section at the bottom of this webpage. Also, consider responding kindly to the thoughts of others. Let's encourage one another in the faith!
The following two short audios are by Pastor John Piper who explains how to be filled with the Spirit.
How Can I Be Filled With the Spirit?
Study and do your best to present yourself to God approved, a worker [tested by trial] who has no reason to be ashamed, accurately handling and skillfully teaching the word of truth.
2 Tim. 2:15 AMP
Ever onward, ever forward~
Dr. Iris Barrett
"The Word is My Life" Training Ministry
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