Self-image and Self-worth often show up in our fears. Where fear grips our heart has a lot to do with how we see ourselves. We know we are free from fear when we are in Christ. Scripture admonishes us to "not fear" well over one hundred times. Depending on the translation, as much as 365 times, If you look to general passages about concerning fear
We all have a need to LIVE, LOVE, & MATTER
LIVE - Truly know your life has Purpose
LOVE - Connect in real relationships in Purposeful interaction
MATTER - Have true significance through Purposeful action
More and more people are shying away from tongues. You may hear folks say, "Speaking in tongues is only for emotional religious folks. No real intelligent people would fall for that." Today, We will have an intelligent conversation on the topic. I expect you to use your reason and brain.
As an extension to his primary mission, the Holy Spirit is at work as God through us. Paul explained, "Through the power of the Holy Spirit who lives within us, carefully guard the precious truth that has been entrusted to you." ( 2 Timothy 1:14) The power of the Holy Spirit, who lives in us, calls us to guard what we have been entrusted.
How should we, everyday believers, be Charismatic? In our reading, there is an assumption; it can be done, it should be done it Must be done. Being Charismatic is necessary and vital. So then, how should everyday believers be CHARISMATIC?