GOD'S POWER IS IN YOU! God can help us do everything with His spirit including communicating with Him, healing, spiritual warfare, knowing about sin, etc. When Jesus talks about being empowered by God’s spirit He mentions being a witness. For some telling others about Jesus may be easy and for others who are less out going, we may need help. To tell others about Jesus, who are opposed to Jesus and may want to kill a person who loves Jesus, can be difficult. A classical example is Peter who denied knowing Jesus three times and yet after receiving the power of God’s spirit, witnessed about Jesus to the very men who had Jesus crucified [Ac 4:8-12]. Be comforted that we have the power to witness when God’s spirit in us. There are many manmade teachings about how to receive God's spirit. To receive God’s spirit we only need to “ASK” God, as Jesus assures us, “YOUR HEAVENLY FATHER KNOWS HOW TO GIVE THE HOLY SPIRIT TO THOSE WHO ASK HIM” [Lk 11:13 IC]. Do you have God's spirit in you? click to continue teaching Home, BasicSubjects, Scriptures