Going Deeper ConversationPastor Jim defined revival in the New Testament era as: the return of the Holy Spirit to His rightful place in the church and with His followers. He mentions three steps that move us toward bringing the Holy Spirit back to the rightful place in our lives: prayer, confession of sin and rectifying relationships. Which of these do you feel the Spirit prompting you to take action on?Pastor Jim referenced the Holy Spirit throughout his message. Have you spent much time thinking about/studying the Holy Spirit? What does the Holy Spirit's activity look like in your life? Is He active in your life?"Fire spreads. It is contagious." Is the Spirit's promptings of revival burning inside you—calling you to open up and allow that flame to spread to anyone you encounter? If not, have you asked why?Teaching Notes“I baptize you with water for repentance. But after me comes one who is more powerful than I, whose sandals I am not worthy to carry. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.”Matthew 3:11
Jim Cymbala’s Pastor’s Encouragement Conference - March 26th, River Cities Community Church
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Jim Cymbala is Pastor of The Brooklyn Tabernacle. Pastor Cymbala’s heart is to encourage Pastor’s and those on the front line leading the flock. Doors open at 8:30 AM with the conference starting a 9:15. Concludes at 2:30. Lunch will be provided. Conference is free. Register at: www.roundchurch.net/. Conference is for pastors including assistant, associate, lay pastors, youth pastors, children’s pastors, etc, as well as folks in the faith based drug recovery, counseling and local missionaries. Spouses included.