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May 2018 #17 The Leading of the Holy Spirit
The Holy Spirit Gave Joseph Supernatural Wisdom to Save Egypt
Genesis 41:38 And Pharaoh said to his servants, "Can we find such a one as this, a man in whom is the Spirit of God?" v39 Then Pharaoh said to Joseph, "Inasmuch as God has shown you all this, there is no one as discerning and wise as you. v40 You shall be over my house, and all my people shall be ruled according to your word; only in regard to the throne will I be greater than you." v41 And Pharaoh said to Joseph, "See, I have set you over all the land of Egypt."
Moses Would Not Go Anywhere Unless the Lord Led Them
Exodus 33:15 Then Moses said, "If you don't go with us personally, don't let us move a step from this place. v16 If you don't go with us, how will anyone ever know that your people and I have found favor with you? How else will they know we are special and distinct from all other people on the earth?" NLT
Moses Journeyed As God Directed
Numbers 9:23 At the command of the LORD they remained encamped, and at the command of the LORD they journeyed; they kept the charge of the LORD, at the command of the LORD by the hand of Moses.
David Received Direction From the Lord (many scriptures)
I Samuel 30:8 So David inquired of the LORD, saying, "Shall I pursue this troop? Shall I overtake them?" And He answered him, "Pursue, for you shall surely overtake them and without fail recover all."
The Lord Directs Our Steps
Psalm 37:23 The steps of the godly are directed by the LORD. He delights in every detail of their lives. NLT
The Lord Guides Us to a Glorious Destiny
Psalm 73:24 You will keep on guiding me with your counsel, leading me to a glorious destiny. NLT
Trust the Lord & He Directs Your Paths
Proverbs 3:5 Trust in the LORD with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding;
v6 In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths.
The Lord Directs Our Steps
Proverbs 20:24 How can we understand the road we travel? It is the LORD who directs our steps. NLT
Jesus Was Filled With and Led By the Holy Spirit
Luke 4:1 Then Jesus, being filled with the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness,
The Holy Spirit Will Teach Us All About Jesus
John 15:26 "But I will send you the Counselor — the Spirit of truth. He will come to you from the Father and will tell you all about me. NLT
The Holy Spirit Will Tell (Show) Us Things to Come
John 16:13 However, when He, the Spirit of truth, has come, He will guide you into all truth; for He will not speak on His own authority, but whatever He hears He will speak; and He will tell (show) you things to come.
The Holy Spirit Directed Peter to Cornelius’ House
Acts 10:19 While Peter thought about the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Behold, three men are seeking you. v20 Arise therefore, go down and go with them, doubting nothing; for I have sent them."
Paul Was Sent Out By the Holy Spirit
Acts 13:4 So, being sent out by the Holy Spirit, they went down to Seleucia, and from there they sailed to Cyprus.
Paul Was Led to Macedonia By the Holy Spirit
Acts 16:6 Now when they had gone through Phrygia and the region of Galatia, they were forbidden by the Holy Spirit to preach the word in Asia. v7 After they had come to Mysia, they tried to go into Bithynia, but the Spirit did not permit them. v8 So passing by Mysia, they came down to Troas. v9 And a vision appeared to Paul in the night. A man of Macedonia stood and pleaded with him, saying, "Come over to Macedonia and help us." v10 Now after he had seen the vision, immediately we sought to go to Macedonia, concluding that the Lord had called us to preach the gospel to them.
The Sons of God Are Led By the Holy Spirit
Rom 8:14 For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
The Holy Spirit Bears Witness With Our Spirit
Romans 8:16 The Spirit Himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God,
The Holy Spirit Reveals Things To Us
I Corinthians 2:10 But God has revealed them to us through His Spirit. For the Spirit searches all things, yes, the deep things of God.
If You Are Lead By the Holy Spirit You Are Not Under the Law
Galatians 5:18 But if you are led by the Spirit, you are not under the law.