Week 1
  1. Read Acts 2:1-13 carefully.  Describe in your own words what happened on the day of Pentecost which is regarded by Christians as the birth of the Church.

  2. Find one word that describes the nature of the Holy Spirit in each of the following verses.
  1. Romans 8:2
  2. John 16:13
  3. Hebrews 10:29
  4. Romans 1:4

 

  1. What is the role or function of the Holy Spirit?
  1. John 14:16,26
  2. 1 Corinthians 3:16
  3. John 16:13,14
  4. Acts 1:8

 

  1. What specific actions does the Holy Spirit perform?
  1. Acts 13:2
  2. Acts 8:29
  3. Romans 8:14
  4. John 16:7,8
  5. Romans 8:26
  6. 2 Thessalonians 2:13

 

  1. What are the attributes of the Holy Spirit?
  1. Hebrews 9:14
  2. Psalm 139:7
  3. 1 Corinthians 2:10-11

 

  1. What is the chief reason the Holy Spirit came? (Acts 1:7,8; John 16:12-15)

  2. What does it mean to you that the Holy Spirit “enables” believers supernaturally? (Acts 2:4)

  3. Why do you think Christians often fail to acknowledge the role of the Holy Spirit in the journey of faith?

  4. In what area of your life do you believe that the Holy Spirit needs to be more in control?