Dr. Jerry Wilkinson adapts thirteen sermons describing spiritual gifts-what they are, how they are used, and how to discover your own gifts and ministry for the Kingdom. The spiritual gift definitions are adapted from Spiritual Gifts by Dr. James Robert Clinton.
Type: Bible Study
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12 - 14, Galatians 5:13-14, Ephesians 4:11, Romans 12:6-8
When we meet Christ, we are wired to serve. We have been gifted to make a contribution vs. constantly consuming. The eternal consequences of Christian service compel us to serve the church and the community. Jesus describes Himself as a servant and urges His followers to serve one another.
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12 - 14, Romans 12, Ephesians 4
John Piper affirms the use of "the miracle gifts" mentioned in 1 Corinthians 12-14, but believes that the most effective forum is in the context of a small group where there is accountability and a way to test the revelation or gift operation. By John Piper. ©2013 Desiring God Foundation. Website: desiringGod.org . Used by permission.
Speaker: John Piper
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12 - 14
Topic: Gifts of the Holy Spirit
In 1 Cor. 14:34 the Apostle Paul’s letter states: “…the women should keep silent in the assemblies. For they are not permitted to speak, but should be in submission, as the Law also says.” There are several major problems with this statement. First, nowhere does the Jewish Law forbid women to speak in public gatherings. Paul, being a well-educated Jew, certainly would have...
Author: Eli Lyzorkin-Eyzenberg
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 14:34-34
The first part of the message deals with the passion and compassion a church should have. The second part of the message deals with the topic of the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit is a person, not a power, who intercedes for us according to the will of God. His attributes of holiness, comfort and conviction will transform the life of the believer. He also grieves over our sin....
Speaker: Francis Chan
Scripture: Ezekial 16:49, Romans 8:27, John 14:25-26, Ephesians 4:30, 1 Corinthians 12 - 14
Topic: Person of the Holy Spirit