We started out this lesson with the discussion question:“In what ways are Jesus and the Holy Spirit alike, and in what ways are they different?”I wonder how many teenagers have asked themselves that question.I wonder if I thought about that at all when I was a teenager.This question isn’t just technical like splitting atoms nor is it too deep like asking about the elements found on the moon.We’re talking about our God! Continue reading →
Who is the Holy Spirit?What is the Holy Spirit’s primary role in the universe?Has the Holy Spirit always existed?How are we supposed to relate to the Holy Spirit as Christians?Let’s begin with some true-false questions, and then we’ll answer them in the lesson.
Before we get into all that, let’s first understand who the Holy Spirit is not.
When referring to the Holy Spirit, we should say “It” because that’s what the Bible says.
The Holy Spirit won’t be in eternity since we won’t be sinners and Jesus will be ruling.
The Holy Spirit’s primary role is to point the world to God the Son, Jesus Christ. Continue reading →