I Love My Church_ Hope of the World

I Love My Church Series: Part 3 – Hope of the World

You can listen to the audio from this message here I Love My Church Series – Part 3 “Hope of the World” Read Matthew 21:8-11 Jesus entered Jerusalem to celebration and excitement. The people were putting their hope in Him as the one to set them free from their oppression under the Roman Empire. But Jesus didn’t…

I Love My Church_ Make A Difference (1)

I Love My Church Series: Part 2 – Make A Difference

You can listen to the audio from this message here I Love My Church Series – Part 2 “Make A Difference”   Read Ephesians 4:16 When the church is working right, there’s nothing like it. The church is a place to make a difference. We were created to serve and make a difference. Forbes Magazine had an…

Does The Holy Spirit Baptize

The Great Helper Series: Does the Holy Spirit Baptize?

You can listen to the audio from this message here   You may have heard about the Baptism of the Holy Spirit but did you know the experience is not just Pentecostal doctrine but Biblical truth? Read Acts 1: 4-5, 8 The Bible clearly teaches that: 1. The Holy Spirit Baptized us in Jesus When…

Is the Holy Spirit Charismatic

The Great Helper Series: Is the Holy Spirit Charismatic?

You can listen to the audio from this message here Charismatic comes from the Greek work Charisma. The Charismatic Movement began in the 1960s and is similar to Pentecostalism in beliefs and practices. Fundamental to the movement is the use of spiritual gifts (charismata). Charisma is the immediate enablement of the Holy Spirit in the…

Is the Holy Spirit Charismatic

The Great Helper Series: Is the Holy Spirit Pentecostal?

Listen to the sermon! Is the Holy Spirit Pentecostal? There are many denominations, what is important is that we follow the word of God and not a denomination. We are Pentecostal if it means we believe: Fully in the Person and works of the Holy Spirit That every believer needs to have a vital, personal…

Prayer

Seven Principles of God’s Guidance

The Whisper of God: The Inner Voice of the Holy Spirit. This inner conviction of the Holy Spirit operates like a sixth sense that enables God to guide us by the leading of His Holy Spirit. In Acts 16:7-10, we find a great example of being led by the Spirit. Notice that the Holy Spirit…

Baptism of the Holy Spirit

Baptism of the Holy Spirit (part 1)

Today’s sermon focuses on Acts 10:38. This will be part one of three parts that we will examine on the subject of the baptism of the Holy Spirit. In Luke 3:16, we read concerning John the Baptist that Jesus will baptize you in the Holy Spirit and in fire. In John 1:33, again John the Baptist…

Holy Spirit

The Person and Gifts of the Holy Sprit

Session 1 – “The Person of the Holy Spirit” As Jesus was going to the cross to be crucified for our sins, He spoke words of comfort to his disciples. “And I will ask the father, and he will give you another Advocate, who will never leave you. He is the Holy Spirit, who will lead…

Holy Spirit baptism

Baptism and Possession

Our aim today is to speak of the baptism of the Holy Spirit which is essential for occupying in the Kingdom of God, and to achieve all He has called us to achieve. My last message was entitled “Baptism and Deliverance.” It was a message that spoke to us about a number of things including…

The Holy Spirit – Restrainer of Evil

This the the 4th sermon preached by Pastor Elio Marrocco in “Ther Person and Gifts of the Holy Spirit” series. We see the Holy Spirit today in the world as the restraining force against evil.   The Bible tells us that there is one final, great battle to be fought before Satan is forced to…