Pentecost: Happy Birthday to The Church

Series - Mission City
Scriptures - Acts 1-2; Galatians 5:16-23
Presenter - Pastor Matt Surber
Date - May 31, 2020

Pastor Matt Surber looks at the birth of the church and the role the Holy Spirit plays in our lives.


Pentecost is the Birth of the Church

Acts 1-2

The Church:

• God’s People

• Followers of Jesus

• Dwelling Place of God’s Holy Spirit Holy Spirit’s Role… to glorify Jesus – to make Him present to us and in in us Why We Should Be Excited About The Holy Spirit!

• The Holy Spirit is the Promise

• The Holy Spirit is the Helper/Comforter

• The Holy Spirit is God’s Presence in Us

• The Holy Spirit is The Power

Galatians 5:16-23

• The Holy Spirit Gives Us Passion

• The Holy Spirit Produces Building/Instructional Works and Fruit Among God’s People Gifts of the Holy Spirit Apostles, Prophesy, Teaching, Miracles, Healing, Tongues, Administration, Faith, Helps, Mercy, Giving, Leadership, Serving

Why settle for being born again and forgiven when God’s desire is that we be empowered and transformed.

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