I. The Old Testament Imagery of the Holy Spirit

  1. Ruach…
  2. The Spirit resting on Individuals like  Joseph, Artists, Prophets
  3. The Hope of an outpouring of God’s Spirit Joel 2:28

 II. The New Testament Revelation of the Holy Spirit

  1. Jesus Conceived by the Holy Spirit
  2. Jesus Baptized and the Holy Spirit descending on him like a dove
  3. The Spirit Raising Jesus from the dead
  4. Jesus Sending the Holy Spirit at Pentecost
  5. The Holy Spirit preparing a bride for Christ

 

How does the Holy Spirit help us?

The Holy Spirit convicts us of our sin, comforts us,

guides us, gives us spiritual gifts and the desire

to obey God; and he enables us to pray and to

understand God’s Word.