Posts tagged with: Ruach

What we believe – Who is the Ruach?

The first week we asked several questions in closing. One was as follows: “The Hebrew Bible sometimes describes the Holy Spirit as a personal being and not just as an impersonal force. Is the Holy Spirit merely a synonym for...

Introduction to the Letter to the Galatians (1:6-10)

As we mentioned last time, the timing of when Sha’ul wrote Galatians is important because it tells us who he was writing to. There are five (5) trips of Sha’ul to Jerusalem recorded in Acts, and there are two (2)...

1 Corinthians 12a – Spiritual Gifts

These next three chapters are all about the things of the Ruach. David Stern puts it this way, “Sha’ul first deals with the diversity of gifts in the one body of Messiah (12:1-12:31a), apparently addressing the problem of the people’s...