Holy Spirit Research Paper Outline

1975 Words8 Pages
Roosevelt White, Sr. Bible 364 October 11, 2013 Professor Miller The Holy Spirit in Acts Research Paper Outline Table of Contents Introduction The Holy Spirit manifest The Holy Spirit in Prayer The Holy Spirit in Witness The Holy Spirit as an Intercessor Conclusion Introduction: • Acts is a bridge between the Gospels and the Epistles. • Mary and Joseph were not intimate with each other. • The Holy Spirit is evident through miracles. o Quotes Incorporated • “The Spirit, in the new testament writings, is first and foremost the empowering presence and activity of God amongst and alongside his people.” (Turner 147). • “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me and has anointed me to preach the Gospel” (Russell 148). Thesis: The Holy Spirit in the book of Acts comes upon you, gives you power, and allows you to witness. The Holy Spirit Manifest • The Holy Spirit fell on the disciples as well as the Kings, Priests and the Prophets. • Speaking in tongues are a sign of the Holy Spirit’s presence. • The Holy Spirit resides in us at all times. • Another sign of the Holy Spirit’s presence is the sound of the rushing mighty wind. • God sends the Holy Spirit to us. • According to scripture, the Holy Spirit comes into a person when he or she accepts Christ. The Holy Spirit in Prayer • Prayer is a significant part of the Christian lifestyle. • Prayer-…show more content…
Prayer is simply communing with God. Jesus set the perfect example for prayer when he taught his disciples what we call the Lords’ prayer. There are times in our life when we don’t know what to pray for but the word of God said that the Holy Spirit will make intercession for us. The Apostle Paul and Silas prayed and the Holy Spirit caused the ground to shake during their imprisonment. During the book of Acts we see not only the early Church praying but also the disciples. The Holy Spirit is evident in the prayer life of

More about Holy Spirit Research Paper Outline

Open Document