Journey with the Spirit: Week 1

John 16:13 (NIV) But when he, the Spirit of truth, comes, he will guide you into all truth. He will not speak on his own; he will speak only what he hears, and he will tell you what is yet to come


Seven Symbols of the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit Comes as RAIN

Dual Effect of RAIN


    Joel 2:23-29 (NIV)


    Isaiah 28:11-12 (NIV)


The Holy Spirit Comes as RIVERS

Rivers are channels or conduits to places where refreshing water is needed.

John 7:37-39 (NIV)


The Holy Spirit Comes as WIND

Wind Illustrates Power and Guidance

John 3:8 (NIV)

The Work of the Spirit Breathes into life, and something happens:

     Dynamic and Powerful

     Gentle Like a Summer Breeze


The Holy Spirit Comes as OIL

The anointing is directly related to the Holy Spirit’s work in our lives.

2 Corinthians 1:21-22 (NIV)


The Holy Spirit Comes as WINE

Ephesians 5:18 (NIV)


The Holy Spirit Comes as FIRE

Acts 2:3 (NIV)

The FIRE of the Holy Spirit probes the inner recesses of our lives to REFINE us as GOLD.


The Holy Spirit Comes as a DOVE

Dove = Gentle and Peaceful

Matthew 3:16 (NIV)

The Spirit wants to come and REST on you and I.



Let’s Ask the Spirit to:

Pour RAIN on Us

Open RIVERS in Us

Breathe WIND in Our Lives

Anoint Us With OIL

Fill Us With Holy WINE

Refine and Temper Us With FIRE

Send the Holy Spirit to Come on Us Like a DOVE