Lent 3 :: The Work of the Holy Spirit In Our Lives

By March 12, 2023March 19th, 2023Mt Pleasant Sermons

Bible Study

Don’t just take our word for it . . . take His! We would encourage you to spend time examining the following Scriptures that shaped this sermon: Romans 8.1-11; John 16.7-15

Sermon Outline

  • The sanctifying work of the Holy Spirit
  • The saturating work of the Holy Spirit

Sermon Questions

  1. What is the issue at stake in the sermon?
  2. The sermon contends that the Christian faith is both knowledge and experience. Do you agree? Disagree? Why?
  3. What might the consequence be if we hold knowledge over experience or experience over knowledge? What does it look like to hold both?
  4. The sermon discussed a dual work of the Holy Spirit, briefly explain this dual work.
  5. What challenged you in the sermon? Why was it challenging?
  6. What good news is there in these passages/this sermon for you?
  7. Who do you know that needs to hear this good news?

Resources Cited/Consulted

  • Joy Unspeakable, David Martyn-Lloyd Jones
  • Back to The Upper Room, Charles Irish
  • Romans, Grant Osborne
  • The Message of Romans, John Stott
  • The Message of John, Bruce Milne
  • Expository Thoughts on the Gospel of John, J. C. Ryle

You can listen to the sermon by using the player below or via the St Andrew’s Sermon Podcast.


Do you have a question about today’s sermon? Email Steve Wood (SWood@StAndrews.Church).

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