Walk according to and _____________ with the Spirit.
So be careful how you live. Don’t live like fools, but like those who are wise. 16 Make the most of every opportunity in these evil days. 17 Don’t act thoughtlessly, but understand what the Lord wants you to do. 18 Don’t be drunk with wine, because that will ruin your life. Instead, be filled with the Holy Spirit, Eph 5:15-18
A Spirit filled life is a ___________ of obedience not a one time filling. The process of staying connected.
• Keep spiritual antenna up. (WWJD)
• Be ready to respond
• Listen for God to speak.
• Practice listening at all times.
Sins of commission and sins of _______________.
Remember, it is sin to know what you ought to do and then not do it. James 4:17
1) Be Spirit-filled and you will _____________ God.
But the time is coming—indeed it’s here now—when true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and in truth. The Father is looking for those who will worship him that way. John 4:23
2) Be Spirit-filled and you will be a good __________.
And further, submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.
3) Be Spirit-filled to make your ____________ part of your vocation.
Try to please them all the time, not just when they are watching you. As slaves of Christ, do the will of God with all your heart. 7 Work with enthusiasm, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people. Eph 6:6-7
4) Be Spirit-filled to _______________ temptation.
For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers in this dark world, and against evil spirits in the heavenly places. Eph 6:12
5) Be Spirit-filled to be an __________ toward Jesus.
We are witnesses of these things and so is the Holy Spirit, who is given by God to those who obey him.” Acts 5:32
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere—in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” Acts 1:8
And all of this is a gift from God, who brought us back to himself through Christ. And God has given us this task of reconciling people to him. 2 Cor 5:18
The Holy Spirit give what everyone wants.
the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,23 gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against these things! Gal 5:22-23