8: The Holy Spirit overrules

When I think of the word overruled, I’m immediately transported into some cheesy courtroom drama, with a lofty judge snapping “overruled!” to a bumbling lawyer. RT Kendall defines overrules as to disallow by exercising one’s superior authority. Like that judge, the...

7: The Holy Spirit gives talent

Really, the Holy Spirit gives talent?  So why are there so many seriously talented people who don’t believe in God , Jesus or the Holy Spirit?  That just doesn’t seem to make sense. Let me try to explain. God’s goodness is to everybody whether they are saved or not. ...

6: The Holy Spirit vindicates

What is vindication? Are you the person who will stop a conversation mid-flow so you can use your phone to find a source to back up your argument/point? Or maybe you like saying the phrase “I told you so” after a warning is unheeded. Vindication means to prove to be...

5: The Holy Spirit gives warnings

Is there a limit to God’s patience? When we read some of the narrative in the OT we can often think that God isn’t very patient with man. Genesis 6:3 says ‘My Spirit will not contend with man forever’. The implication, R.T Kendall writes, is that there is a limit to...

4: The Holy Spirit was involved in creation

The Holy Spirit is not a new and recent topic just belonging to the world of the modern-day Christian.  The writer R.T. Kendall at his ordination as a church minister was asked by his mentor to tell his congregation everything he knew about the Holy Spirit in the Old...