TEXT: Acts 1:8
If you have been baptised in the Holy Spirit, there will be evidences to show for this. If you see a man who is drunk, the signs are obvious.
THE RESULTS OF THE BAPTISM OF THE HOLY SPIRIT
1. There Will Be An Initial Evidences Of Speaking In Tongues Or An Unknown Language.
Acts 2:1-4 “And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place. 2 And suddenly there came a sound from heaven as of a rushing mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting.3 And there appeared unto them cloven tongues like as of fire, and it sat upon each of them.4 And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance.”
2. Baptism of the Holy Spirit gives Christians boldness in his daily witnessing life – service and testimony.
Acts 1:8 “But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.”
3. The Holy Spirit bestows different gifts to believers to make them useful vessels.
1 Corinthians 12:4-10 “Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. And there are differences of administrations, but the same Lord. 6 And there are diversities of operations, but it is the same God which worketh all in all. 7 But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal.8 For to one is given by the Spirit the word of wisdom; to another the word of knowledge by the same Spirit; 9 To another faith by the same Spirit; to another the gifts of healing by the same Spirit;
10 To another the working of miracles; to another prophecy; to another discerning of spirits; to another divers kinds of tongues; to another the interpretation of tongues:”
4. The Holy Spirit empowers believers in Christ to live a good life.
5. CONCLUSION: Everyone that is thirsty and hunger for the Holy Spirit shall be satisfied.
May God Bless Nigeria, America And Israel And Take Care Of Us; May God Make His Face Shine Upon Us, And Be Gracious To Us; May The Lord Lift Up His Countenance Upon Us, And Give Us Peace, In Jesus Christ Name, We Pray! Amen!
May The Grace The Lord Jesus Christ, And The Love Of God, And The Fellowship Of The Holy Spirit Be With You All. Amen!