This sermon is an overview of the purpose and meaning of the baptism in the Holy Spirit.

The Holy Spirit is essential in the life of a Christian. Please share this post if it is helpful to you.

  1. What has been your experience with the Holy Spirit? (past church traditions, camps, personal experience). What was good and what was bad?
  2. Read Acts 1:4-9. What is the purpose of the coming of the Holy Spirit? 
  3. Who can receive the Holy Spirit? John 7:37-39
  4. When do you feel empowered by the Holy Spirit? When do you feel spiritually weak? What makes the difference for you?
  5. What can you do to become aware of the Presence of God (the Holy Spirit) in your life?


For further study, please read The Holy Spirit by Jerry Cook.

Also, Glenn Erichsen’s podcast, “Spirit-Led Hope” is an excellent resource (you can find it on Spotify).