Tag Archives: Holy Spirit

Do We Still Need Miracles Today To Believe? A Response

I’m neither a cessationist nor a continuationist.  Rather, I’m a Christian who is open to the supernatural workings of God, in his world, for his own glory–which leads me to Do We Still Need Miracles Today To Believe? by Lisa … Continue reading

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Luke Timothy Johnson on the Significance of Jesus the Living One

The following from Luke Timothy Johnson, professor of New Testament at the Candler School of Theology, Emory University, is worth reading and meditating on: Luke’s two ascension accounts (Luke 24:51 and Acts 1:9-11) serve to remove Jesus’ body from the … Continue reading

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On Preaching the Word

How do we judge effectiveness in preaching of the Word?  In the past, there have times when I stepped down from the pulpit that I say to myself, “I didn’t do a good job.”  When I say this, I usually … Continue reading

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Denzil Washington Describes his Experience with the Holy Spirit

In a GQ magazine interview, in opening up about his Christian values, famed actor Denzel Washinton describes his experience with the Holy Spirit.  The incident took place while the minister was preaching, at the church he attends in Los Angeles, CA. “That … Continue reading

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