THE HOLY SPIRIT COMES AT PENTECOST
Acts 2:1-13 Key Verses: 4
“All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit enabled them.”
Summarize the previous chapter. What do you know about “Pentecost”? (1a, cf. Lev 23:15-16; 20- 21, Ex 34:22-24) What were the disciples doing? (1b, Ac1:14)
What happened there suddenly? (2) What did they see? (3) What did the wind and the fire represent? (Jn3:8, Heb12:29)
What happened to them when they received the Holy Spirit? (4, 1:5) What is the difference between being baptized in water and in the Holy Spirit? (Mk1:4-5, Joel 2:28-29, Ac10-11:18)
What did the Holy Spirit enable them to do? (4) Why did the Holy Spirit enable them to speak in foreign languages? (5-11)
What was the effect of the coming of the Holy Spirit on the crowds? (11b-13) How can we apply today’s bible study into our practical life?