Empowered To Live For God

Series: Good vs Evil – Spirit Battle 

Walk according to and filled with the _____________.

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 process of worship and __________ 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.

Do ___________________________ you are supposed to do and don’t do what you are not supposed to do.

Remember, it is sin to know what you ought to do and then not do it. James 4:17

  • 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

  • Be Spirit-filled and you will __________ sacrificially.

And further, submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.   Eph 5:21

  • Be Spirit-filled to make your _________________ part of your vocation.

Don’t just do what you have to do to get by, but work heartily, as Christ’s servants doing what God wants you to do. And work with a smile on your face, always keeping in mind that no matter who happens to be giving the orders, you’re really serving God.   Eph 6:6-7 MSG

  • Be Spirit-filled to know and ___________ 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

  • Be Spirit-filled to influence others __________ 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

Being lead by the Holy Spirit will give you what you ____ want.

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