Jake Kail

June 4, 2011

The Holy Spirit and Prayer

There is a connection in the Bible between the Holy Spirit and prayer. Prayer is one of the most important activities that a Christian can engage […]
May 30, 2011

Fruit of the Spirit

In the last article I talked about the gifts of the Holy Spirit that are mentioned in 1 Corinthians 12.  Now I want to turn our […]
May 26, 2011

Your Kingdom Come

One of my favorite worship songs is called “Your Kingdom Come.”  It is a very simple but powerful song, and it puts the prayer of Jesus in […]
May 23, 2011

Gifts of the Spirit

As we learned in the previous post, the Holy Spirit was given to us to empower us to walk out the Christian life and to give […]
May 17, 2011

Empowered by the Spirit

In the last few posts, I have been writing about the Holy Spirit.  The Holy Spirit is not just some impersonal “energy” source or “life force.”  He […]
March 22, 2011

Holy Spirit Symbols

Throughout the Bible, we see several different symbols of the Holy Spirit.  Each one gives us an insight into His nature.  In the previous post we […]
March 6, 2011

The Holy Spirit

For the next several posts, I will be writing a series on the Holy Spirit.  Today I want to cover two basic truths regarding the Holy […]
January 26, 2011

Prayer Principles

There is no one passage of Scripture that teaches us the “how to” of prayer. If we are going to learn how to pray effectively we must […]
January 16, 2011

Persistence in Prayer

Prayer is one of the most important activities that a Christian or church can engage in.  However, it is an often misunderstood subject and an often neglected […]
December 12, 2010

The House of God

Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and strangers, but fellow citizens with God’s people and also members of his household, built on the foundation of the […]
November 7, 2010

The Bride of Christ

So far in our study of the apostolic church, we have looked at the concept of the church being the family of God and the body of […]
October 24, 2010

The Body of Christ

What do you think of when you hear the word “church”? Some think of immaculate and sacred buildings with stained-glass windows. Others think of upbeat worship music […]