There are many ideas about the Holy Spirit and His work that are widely believed but not taught in the scriptures. We want to look at some of the most common of these ideas, examine the scriptures that are used to support them, and see why those verses are taken out of context. We will also look at other passages that teach things that are incompatible with these false ideas about the Holy Spirit.
In the last class, we started talking about the work of the Holy Spirit. Today, we want to finish this study, looking His role in our sanctification and the way He is working with Christians today.
We want to take a look at some of the many scriptures that teach us about the Holy Spirit. There is a lot of misunderstanding regarding who He is and what He does. We want to begin by looking at just a small part of what the Bible says about Him.