Summary: The spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; This is the key to all work in God! If the Lord is not there, then we labour in vain.
61:1 The spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound;
2 To proclaim the acceptable year of the LORD, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all that mourn;
3 To appoint unto them that mourn in Zion, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they might be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the LORD, that he might be glorified.
The spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me;
This is the key to all work in God! If the Lord is not there, then we labour in vain.
But we can be confident of His annointing to preach the gospel:
9 The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
Today we are going to look at some of the manifestations of the Holy Spirit, Because when He comes upon us He comes we need to recognise Him.
1) The Spirit of Wisdom
Ex 28:3. And thou shalt speak unto all that are wise hearted, whom I have filled with the spirit of wisdom, that they may make Aaron’s garments to consecrate him, that he may minister unto
Duet 34:9 9 And Joshua the son of Nun was full of the spirit of wisdom; for
In Jesus are found all the hidden treasures of Wisdom & Knowledge:
So look at Jesus.
2)The Spirit of understanding
ISA 11:2 And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding,
3)The Spirit of Revelation
EPH 1:17 That the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of him.
4)The Spirit of might (Paul)
18 For I will not dare to speak of any of those things which Christ hath not wrought by me, to make the Gentiles obedient, by word and deed,
19 Through mighty signs and wonders, by the power of the Spirit of God; so that from
5)The Spirit of Knowledge
Isa 11:2 And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD;
6) The Spirit of the fear of the Lord;
7) The Spirit of grace.
And I will pour upon the house of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the spirit of grace and of supplications: and they shall look upon me whom they have pierced, and they shall mourn for him, as one mourneth for his only son,
8)The Spirit of Prayer & Supplication:
Eph 6:18 Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit
9) The Spirit of Glory
14 If ye be reproached for the name of Christ, happy are ye; for the spirit of glory and of God resteth upon you
2 cor 3:18 But we all, with open face beholding as in a glass the glory of the Lord, are changed into the same image from glory to glory, even as by the Spirit of the Lord.