Emmaus Road Baptist Church
Have You Received the Holy Ghost?
October 25, 2020
Main Scripture Reference(s)
Acts 19:

Have You Received the Holy Ghost?

October 25, 2020 / Acts 19:

Have You Received the Holy Ghost?

  1. The Question of
    1. The that they had not received Him
      1. Is there in Scripture for believers not receiving the Holy Ghost? -Hebrews 11:13, Jude 1:4, 19
      2. Is there in the New Testament concerning a person believing and not receiving the Holy Ghost? -John 1:12, Rom. 8:9
    2. The for delay in receiving the Holy Spirit
      1. Is there precedent in Scripture for their being a of time between belief and the receiving of the Spirit? -John 20:21-22, Acts 8:14-18, Acts 9:17
      2. Is there policy in the New Testament between a believer receiving the Holy Ghost after a delay?- Romans 8:9, 1 Cor. 12:13, Romans 6:1-5, Eph. 4:1-5
  2. The Answer of
      1. Is it possible for a believer to receive the Holy Ghost and not know it? -Acts 16:31
      2. Is it possible for a believer to receive the Holy Ghost and not understand what has happened? -1 Cor. 6:19-20
    1. We haven’t even heard whether there be any Holy Ghost
      1. The that they didn’t know about the existence of the Holy Ghost- Matt. 3:11
      2. The that they did not know the Holy Ghost had been given- Acts 18:24-25
  3. The Explanation of
    1. An to what John preached
      1. These were Testament saints living in Testament times
      2. They believed in the which John preached but He had not yet been identified to them
    2. An message
      1. They believed what God had to them- Job 19:25
      2. God sent to teach them more completely- Acts 18:26-28
  4. The of the Holy Ghost
    1. It was connected to faith in Jesus
      1. Why had they not received the Holy Spirit previously?
      2. It is impossible to have the Second person of the Godhead without having the – John 14:16-17
    2. It with the laying on of hands
    3. It was by gifts of the Spirit
      1. Certain gifts were as a sign to the Jews of the truth of the Apostles message- Is. 28:11
      2. These gifts which were never received- 1 Cor. 12:30

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