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The Call of Wisdom from Above is the Call of the Holy Spirit

Photo Credit by Flickr/Garry Knight

Photo Credit by Flickr/Garry Knight

FRIDAY MORNING MANNA                       

August 29, 2014

Nathaniel Fajardo                                         

Email:natfajardo777@yahoo.com

           

The Call of Wisdom from Above is the Call of the Holy Spirit

 

Turn at My reproof; Surely I will pour out My Spirit on you; I will make My words known to you. Proverbs 1: 23, N.K.J.V.

 The wisdom that is from above (see James 3: 13-18) is given by the Holy Spirit. Its goal is to make the receiver wise in God’s ways and His revealed will for each one of us. Often these come by way of strong reproof to make us turn from our ways and return to Him.

 There are two contrasting kinds and sources of wisdom—the earthly versus the heavenly, the carnal versus the spiritual. The wise man Solomon goes to great lengths to expound upon these two opposing wisdoms having experienced both as no one else has or ever will. He had to be referring to the pursuit of earthly wisdom and its folly when he wrote: “And further my son, be admonished by these. Of making many books there is no end, and much study is wearisome to the flesh.” Ecclesiastes 12: 12. Read more

The Holy Spirit: do we really know Him? – Part IV

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Photo Credit by Flickr/Hayden Petrie

FRIDAY MORNING MANNA   

August 8, 2014

Nathaniel Fajardo

Email:natfajardo777@yahoo.com

The Holy Spirit: do we really know Him? – Part IV

    “The Spirit of the Lord shall rest upon Him. The spirit of wisdom and [the spirit of] understanding, the spirit of counsel and [the spirit of] might, the spirit of knowledge and the [spirit of] fear of the Lord. His delight is in the fear of the Lord, and He shall not judge by the sight of His eyes, nor decide by the hearing of His ears.” Isaiah 11: 2, 3, N.K.J.V.  Read more