Sermon Series: Holy Spirit in Today's World (early service)

History of Holy Spirit-Purpose of Miracles

Date: May 23rd, 1965  |  Scripture: John 14:16  |  Topics: Healing, Heresy, Inspiration, Miracles, Scripture, Spiritual Gifts

And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;

History of the Doctrine of the Holy Spirit

Date: June 6th, 1965  |  Scripture: John 14:16  |  Topics: Church, Doctrine, Holy Spirit, Nicene Creed, Orthodox, Paraclete

And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;

The Pentecostal Difference

Date: June 13th, 1965  |  Scripture: John 14:16-17  |  Topics: Holy Spirit, Inspiration, Pentecost, Pneumatology, Revelation

And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever; Even the Spirit of truth; whom the world cannot receive, because it seeth him not, neither knoweth him: but ye know him; for he dwelleth with you, and shall be in you.

Pentecost: A Power or a Person?

Date: June 20th, 1965  |  Scripture: John 20:22  |  Topics: Comforter, Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Indwelling, Pentecost, Power

And when he had said this, he breathed on them, and saith unto them, Receive ye the Holy Ghost:

The Personality of the Holy Spirit

Date: June 27th, 1965  |  Scripture: Acts 15:28  |  Topics: God, Godhead, Holy Spirit, Indwelling, Paraclete, Person, Trinity

For it seemed good to the Holy Ghost, and to us, to lay upon you no greater burden than these necessary things;

Emblems of the Holy Spirit-the Dove

Date: July 11th, 1965  |  Scripture: Luke 3:21-22  |  Topics: Anointing, Commission, Dove, Holy Spirit, Ministry, Symbols

Now when all the people were baptized, it came to pass, that Jesus also being baptized, and praying, the heaven was opened, And the Holy Ghost descended in a bodily shape like a dove upon him, and a voice came from heaven, which said, Thou art my beloved Son; in thee I am well pleased.

The Anointing Oil

Date: July 18th, 1965  |  Scripture: Zechariah 4:1-6  |  Topics: Anointing, Commission, Holy Spirit, Ministry, Symbols

And the angel that talked with me came again, and waked me, as a man that is wakened out of his sleep, And said unto me, What seest thou? And I said, I have looked, and behold a candlestick all of gold, with a bowl upon the top of it, and his seven lamps thereon, and seven pipes to the seven lamps, which are upon the top thereof: And two olive trees by it, one upon the right side of the bowl, and the other upon the left side thereof. So I answered and spake to the angel that talked with me, sayiContinue Reading

Divine Healing

Date: July 25th, 1965  |  Scripture: James 5:14-15  |  Topics: Anointing, Elders, Healing, Holy Spirit, Sickness

Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord: And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him.

The Outpouring of the Spirit

Date: October 10th, 1965  |  Scripture: Joel 2:18-33  |  Topics: Church Age, End Times, Holy Spirit, Last Days, Prophecy, Rejection, Return, Second Advent, Second Coming, Servant, Visions

THE OUTPOURING OF THE HOLY SPIRIT Dr. W. A. Criswell Joel 2:18-33 10-10-65    8:15 a.m.   In your Bible, for the message this morning, you may turn to one of two places.  You may turn to Joel chapter 2 or to the Book of Acts chapter 2, either place.  If you turn to Joel chapter 2, the reading begins at verse [28] to the end of the chapter [Joel 2:28-32].  If you begin in Acts, you turn to Acts; we begin at verse 16 to verse 21 [Acts 2:16-21].  If you will turn to one of those two places, yoContinue Reading

The Greatest of the Promises

Date: October 24th, 1965  |  Scripture: Acts 1:4-5  |  Topics: Faith, Holy Spirit, Incarnation, Outpouring of the Spirit, Paraclete, Promises, Spiritual Gifts

And, being assembled together with them, commanded them that they should not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the promise of the Father, which, saith he, ye have heard of me. For John truly baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost not many days hence.