May 10, 2015 ”The Spirit of the Lord is upon Us” is part 2 in the series on the Holy Spirit.
Isaiah expresses that the Spirit of the Lord was upon him, anointing him. In this message we explore the purposes of the Holy Spirit’s anointing of OT prophets like Isaiah, the Holy Spirit’s anointing of Jesus, and the Holy Spirits anointing of us, the followers of Jesus.
“The Old Testament naturally begins with concerns especially the activities of God in the establishment and development of the theocracy called the nation of Israel and in the preparation of a people to enjoy its blessings.”
“No one ought to doubt that civil authority is a calling, not only holy and lawful before God, but also the most sacred and by far the most honorable of all callings in the whole life of mortal men.”
– John Calvin, in “The Institutes”
May 10, 2015
Pastor Mike Frison