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Question: “What does it mean to grieve / quench the Holy Spirit?”

Answer: When the word “quench” is used in Scripture, it is speaking of suppressing fire. When believers put on the shield of faith, as part of their armor of God (Ephesians 6:16), they are extinguishing the power of the fiery darts from Satan. Christ described hell as a place where the fire would not be “quenched” (Mark 9:44, 46, 48). Likewise, the Holy Spirit is a fire dwelling in each believer. He wants to express Himself in our actions and attitudes. When believers do not allow the Spirit to be seen in our actions, when we do what we know is wrong, we suppress or quench the Spirit (1 Thessalonians 5:19). We do not allow the Spirit to reveal Himself the way that He wants to.
To understand what it means to grieve the Spirit, we must first understand that this indicates the Spirit possesses personality.Only a person can be grieved; therefore, the Spirit must be a divine person in order to have this emotion. Once we understand this, we can better understand how He is grieved, mainly because we too are grieved. Ephesians 4:30 tells us that we should not grieve the Spirit. We grieve the Spirit by living like the pagans (4:17-19), by lying (4:25), by being angry (4:26-27), by stealing (4:28), by cursing (4:29), by being bitter (4:31), by being unforgiving (4:32), and by being sexually immoral (5:3-5). To grieve the Spirit is to act out in a sinful manner, whether it is in thought only or in both thought and deed.

Both quenching and grieving the Spirit are similar in their effects. Both hinder a godly lifestyle. Both happen when a believer sins against God and follows his or her own worldly desires. The only correct road to follow is the road that leads the believer closer to God and purity, and farther away from the world and sin. Just as we do not like to be grieved, and just as we do not seek to quench what is good—so we should not grieve or quench the Holy Spirit by refusing to follow His leading.

Recommended Resource:The Wonderful Spirit-Filled Life by Charles Stanley.


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Cărți gratuite, pdf, doc, în limba română

John Piper – Dumnezeu este Evanghelia (sursa)

John Piper – Nu-ți risipi viața (sursa)

Jerry Bridges – Păcate respectabile  (sursa)

Matthew Mead – Aproape creștin (sursa)

Ray Confort – Mitul Evangheliei moderne

Matthew Henry – Roagă-te Biblia

Joel R. Beeke – Închinarea în familie

James W. Alexander – Închinarea În familie

C.S. Lewis – Creștinismul redus la esențe (sursa)

Leonard Ravenhill – De ce întârzie trezirea?

C.H. Spurgeon – Din cuvintele lui Ion Plugarul

R.C. Sproul – Etica creștină

C.H. Spurgeon – Înaintea porții

Richard Wurmbrandt – Marx și Satan

John Foxe – Istoria martirilor

Peter Masters – Șapte semne sigure ale unei convertiri adevărate

Josh McDowell – Mai mult decât un simplu tâmplar

Hudson Taylor – Viață transformată

James MacDonald – Doamne schimbă-mi atitudinea

Beniamin Faragau – Evanghelia dupa Matei

Beniamin Faragau – Romani

Chris Hand – Eroare cu intentie

Iain Murray – Principele predicatorilor

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Paul Washer – Prayer as Communion (Song of Solomon) – Cântarea Cântărilor (subtitrare in Limba Romana)

Cântarea Cântărilor, un mesaj necesar creştinilor pentru a avea părtăşie şi a experimenta dragostea lui Hristos. Subtitrare in Limba Romana.

English Title: Prayer as Communion (Song of Solomon)

Cântarea Cântărilor (Rugăciunea ca şi Comuniune) – Paul Washer (Romana)

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Published on Sep 25, 2012 by ibhglobal

Cântarea Cântărilor, un mesaj necesar creştinilor pentru a avea părtăşie şi a experimenta dragostea lui Hristos.

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English Title: Prayer as Communion (Song of Solomon)

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ABOVE ALL with Lyrics Michael W Smith

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Above All by Michael W. Smith from the album, “Worship”. Written by Lenny LeBlanc and Paul Baloche this song became a well known hit world-wide. This video is intended to be used in a worship environment to bring praise and honor to Jesus Christ, the Messiah and Saviour of the world.

Above All (Worship Video with lyrics).

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above all powers above all kings
above all wisdom and the all ways of man

Above All (with lyrics)

 

 

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Above All as sung by Scott Reed with lyrics for worship

  • Glory to God!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Crucified, Laid behind a stone

    You lived to die, Rejected and alone

    Like a rose,Trampled on the ground

    You took the fall And thought of me

    … Above all ❤

 

 

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Will All Who Do Not Trust Christ Go To Hell ?by Ravi Zacharias

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Living the Faith We Defend with Ravi Zacharias

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In today’s cultural climate, it is no longer enough simply to offer sound reasons for our faith, as vital as those reasons are. Today, the quality and character of our lives is the essential context in which reasons for believing in Christ can get the attention of our postmodern culture. What then are the key character traits and attitudes we must manifest to be heard in this generation?

And once we gain a hearing, what are the key truths we must communicate and defend to
engage today’s unbelieving world? How can we present these truths in a compelling and
persuasive way?

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