Holy Spirit: The One Who Gives Gifts
Genesis 1:26-28, 1 Corinthians 12:4-31
Does God need my help?
- No. But he wants it
- Humanity is designed and created to cooperate with God in creation (Gn. 1.26-28)
Why does God think this will work?
- Because God empowers every believer (1 Cor. 12.6)
- Every believer has a gift from the Spirit (12.7)
- Because God directs the work (12.27-28)
- We are the body, but Christ is the head (Col. 1.18)
Take Home Idea: God has created you and gifted you to participate in his work in our world.