Pastor Luke Ahrens
My Church Filled With God’s Power | The Power of Mutual Ministry
Text: 1 Corinthians 12:10d
1A) Excursus: This study is a call for me to demonstrate Humility in…
• an open mind that is seeking the mind of God;
• coming under the authority of the Word of God, not my experiences or conclusions;
• how I approach difficult passages in Scripture.
2A) A starting point: A working definition of Tongues and of the Interpretation of Tongues:
• The Manifestation of the Spirit in Tongues defined: A Spirit inspired message of worship in a known or unknown, human or angelic, language leading to edification.
• The Manifestation of the Spirit in the Interpretation of Tongues defined: The Spirit enabled ability to interpret the message and/or the meaning of the message.
3A) I need to understand God’s purpose for Tongues within the Framework of Redemption.
Step 1: Sin
Step 2: Judgment
Step 3: Hope
Step 4: Christ
Step 5: Worship
Step 6: Missions
Step 7: Culmination
Conclusion: Tongues-A Call to Worship our Great God!