The Life Principles Study Guides are perfect companions to Dr. Stanley's Life Principles Bible or for use on their own. They are a unique approach to Bible study, incorporating biblical truth, personal insights, emotional responses, and a call to action. Whether you use a study in a group or as an individual, it will help you get in touch with the Bible, God, and yourself.
About the Author
Dr. Charles Stanley is the senior pastor of the First Baptist Church of Atlanta, where he has served for more than 40 years. He is a New York Times bestselling author who has written more than 60 books, including the bestselling devotional Every Day in His Presence. Dr. Stanley is the founder of In Touch Ministries. The In Touch with Dr. Charles Stanley program is transmitted throughout the world on more than 1,200 radio outlets and 130 television stations/networks, and in language projects in more than 50 languages. The award-winning In Touch devotional magazine is printed in four languages with more than 12 million copies each year. Dr. Stanley’s goal is best represented by Acts 20:24: “Life is worth nothing unless I use it for doing the work assigned me by the Lord Jesus—the work of telling others the Good News about God's mighty kindness and love.” This is because, as he says, “It is the Word of God and the work of God that changes people’s lives.”
Table of Contents
Introduction: Why We Need the Holy Spirit 1 Lesson 1 The Spirit-Filled Life is for Every Believer 3 Lesson 2 Who Exactly is the Holy Spirit? 8 Lesson 3 Relying on the Holy Spirit's Power in Us 20 Lesson 4 Relying on the Holy Spirit's Presence 33 Lesson 5 Relying on the Holy Spirit in Prayer 50 Lesson 6 Avoiding Sin Against the Holy Spirit 64 Lesson 7 Reproducing Christ's Character in Us 75 Lesson 8 Relying on the Spirit for Spiritual Gifts 87 Lesson 9 Making Our Ministries Effective 102 Lesson 10 Relying on the Spirit for Daily Guidance 112