(Acts 10:38 NKJV) “how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power, who went about doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the devil, for God was with Him.
√ Baptism of the HOLY SPIRIT. (SALVATION) (Work of GRACE on the HEART) AGENT= H.S.
(1 Corinthians 12:12-13 NKJV) … being many, are one body, so also is Christ. For by one Spirit we were all baptized into one body whether Jews or Greeks, whether slaves or free and have all been made to drink into one Spirit. (John 6:44 NKJV).unless the Father who sent Me draws him;
GRAMMAR LESSON: preposition “by” means: through the agency or instrumentality of…
Simply put WHO IS DOING THE DOING
√ Baptism in WATER. (Work of GRACE IN & ON the heart.) AGENT= YOU
(2 Corinthians 5:17 NKJV) …if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.
(Acts 8:15-17 NKJV) ..when they had come down, prayed for them that they might receive the Holy Spirit. and they received the Holy Spirit.
√ Baptism in the HOLY SPIRIT. AGENT = JESUS
(Matthew 3:11 NKJV) “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.
*Who is doing the baptizing? JESUS
**What is He baptizing us with? THE HOLY SPIRIT
(Acts 2:37-39 NKJV) Now when they heard this, they were cut to the heart, and said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, “Men and brethren, what shall we do?”
–>1. REPENT, 2. BE WATER BAPTIZED, 3. RECEIVE THE H.S.
Seen in Acts 8:12-16 Philip, Peter, & John * Acts 19:1-6 Paul “We have never heard of…)
The THREE Witnesses in HEAVEN and EARTH.
(1 John 5:7-8 NKJV) For there are three that bear witness in heaven: the Father, the Word, and the Holy Spirit; and these three are one. there are three that bear witness on earth: the Spirit, the water, and the blood, and these three agree as one.
Encountering His POWER. (THE STEPS OF THE O.T. PRIESTS to go into the Holy of Holies) WOW 3!
1. Sacrifice a SPOTLESS LAMB. 2. Wash hand and feet in WATER BASIN. (lavar) in&out Ex30:17-21
3. Anointed with OIL.
√ Our role is simply to BELIEVE!