The Holy Spirit | Week 7
Purchased –Redeemed us
1 Corinthians 6:19-20 (NKJV)
19 You are not your own? 20 For you were bought at a price.
Acts 20:28 (NKJV)
28 God purchased you with His own blood.
Colossians 1:13-14 (NLT)
13 God has rescued us from the kingdom of darkness and transferred us into the Kingdom of his dear Son, 14 who purchased our freedom and forgave our sins
Forgiven—Cleansed us—Erased our debt
He forgave us all our sins, 14 having canceled the charge of our legal indebtedness, which stood against us and condemned us; he has taken it away, nailing it to the cross.
Made new—Born of God by the Holy Spirit
John 3:1-7 (NKJV)
Titus 3:4-5 (NKJV)
To see heaven, we must be born again.
· “Born again” = purchased, forgiven, and made new.
How are we born again?
Romans 10:9-10 (NKJV)
John 20:19-22 (NKJV)—First account of being “born again.” vs. John 16:7 (NKJV)
John 1:11-13 (NKJV)
Romans 8:14-16 (NIV) For those who are led by the Spirit of God are the children of God. 15 The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, “Abba, Father.” 16 The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God’s children.
2 Corinthians 5:17—“in Christ”
When we are born again our position changes, our relationship changes
Colossians 1:13 (NLT) God has rescued us from the kingdom of darkness and transferred us into the Kingdom of his dear Son,
We were rescued out of…and transferred into.
1 Corinthians 12:13 (NKJV)
Matthew 3:11 (NKJV)
11 I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance, but He who is coming after me is mightier than I, whose sandals I am not worthy to carry. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.
Mark 1:8 (NKJV)
8 I indeed baptized you with water, but He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit.”
Luke 3:16 (NKJV)
16 John answered, saying to all, “I indeed baptize you with water; but One mightier than I is coming, whose sandal strap I am not worthy to loose. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.
John 4:2 (NKJV)
2 (though Jesus Himself did not baptize, but His disciples),