Holy spirit

What we can learn about the Holy Spirit from Jesus and the Gospels – Baptist News Global

The figures are hardly inspiring, but they are indicative. A .350 batting average is far more impressive than a .225 batting average. A basketball shooting percentage of 50%, instead of 30%, can be the difference between qualifying for the championship game and making a long comeback home. And most readers know the difference between 95% […]

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Ethics and religion discussion: What is the Holy Spirit?

Reverend Steven Manskar, pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church in Grand Rapids, responds: “The symbol of Nicaea tells us that the Holy Spirit is ‘the Lord, who gives life, who proceeds from the Father and the Son, who with the Father and the Son is worshiped and glorified, who has spoken through the prophets.’ The […]

Holy rosary

The Holy Rosary commemorates 150 years of Woodland – Daily Democrat

Holy Rosary Parish will hold Masses commemorating 150 years of service in Woodland on October 4th. A few Catholic services were held in Yolo County as early as 1821, but it was in October 1870 that Holy Rosary Parish dedicated its first church in Woodland in memory of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary. This […]

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The gifts of the Holy Spirit

iStock-Epitavi Seven gifts of the Holy Spirit are imparted to those who receive the Sacrament of Confirmation. Six are listed in the “Prophecy of Immanuel”, which describes an expected ideal future Davidic king: wisdom and understanding, counsel and strength (courage), knowledge and fear of the Lord (Is 11:2). The translators of the Hebrew Bible into […]

Holy cross

Christian Academy, Collins, North Bullitt, Holy Cross Football Victory

Conner Masters passed for 262 yards and five touchdowns to lead the Christian Academy Football Team to a 49-7 victory at Bullitt East on Friday in the season opener for both teams. The Masters completed 14 of 19 assists. His main target was Adam Ballard, who had four receptions for 91 yards and two touchdowns. […]

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Kick-off 2020: A preview of the Holy Spirit Spartans | Atlantic City Sports News

The Holy Spirit High School football team grew rapidly last season. The Spartans won the Non-Public II State Championship with a young core that is now a year older, stronger and more experienced. Spirit returns eight starters on offense and nine on defense and is expected to be one of South Jersey’s top teams again […]

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Preparation of the sermon in the name of the Father, of the Son and of the Holy Spirit | CT pastors

Like many young pastors, I spent my early years of ministry torturing the public through endless experiences with my preaching. I had attended seminary, listened to hundreds of sermons, read many books, and learned explanatory, thematic, Christ-centered, and Spirit-animated preaching. I knew the need for both study and anointing. When I entered the academy, I […]