part 2: spiritual breathing
If you’ve lived the Christian life for any longer than, say, a day, you already know that while you might want to make different life choices, it’s easy to slip back into old ways. So how then do you change? Today’s videos have some tips for how to overcome these challenges and make better choices.
Experiencing the Holy Spirit
"Through the Holy Spirit we’ve been gifted...power that allows us to live out the Christian walk in ways we could never do on our own...and a relationship with God." [Highlights from videos]
- Confess that we cannot make the right choices on our own
- Yield control to the Spirit
- What are one or two highlights that stood out for you from the videos?
- Reflect on the fruitfulness of your life so far; what would your life look like if you were to practice living the Spirit filled life daily?
You and I can create new rhythms in life—rhythms that can become as natural as breathing. In what can be called “spiritual breathing,” we physically exhale impure air and inhale the pure. Spiritually, we exhale by confessing our sin (1 John 1:9) and inhale by claiming the Spirit’s power (Ephesians 5:18). Learn more here:
What did you learn from this supplemental resource?
Up Next | Part 3 Because of our relationship with Christ, we have a genuine desire to live the Christian life. Yet we often find ourselves failing to do so…What are you to do you do when you encounter obstacles?
Holy Spirit is the third journey of Equipped Disciple. Learn about the whole five collection series, and how the parts fit together.