When Jesus spoke, He was filled with ALL of the Spirit of God not just a portion.
Jesus came with purpose to this world and He "fully-filled" the job His Father gave Him to do. And He did it in a mighty way!
The stress of the pandemic has shown where our weaknesses are as Christians. We need to recognize those weaknesses (the devil certainly has) and ask God for help.
We are called to recognize our standing in Christ. Therefore, we are to walk as one who is dead to sin but alive in Christ.
Did you declare church as an essential service BEFORE the government did?
"And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water: and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove, and lighting upon him: and lo a voice from heaven, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased." (Matthew … Continue reading The Holy Spirit Descends!
"Then cometh Jesus from Galilee to Jordan unto John, to be baptized of him. But John forbad him, saying, I have need to be baptized of thee, and comest thou to me? And Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now: for thus it becometh us to fulfil all righteousness. Then he … Continue reading Why Should I Be Baptized?
As followers of Christ, we should imitate Christ and that includes living our lives with understanding and purpose.
When the Messiah comes He will not just "try" to redeem, He "will" redeem His people from their sins!
Our baptism is an outward symbol that expresses what God has already done by His grace on the inside.