Cell Group Meeting 25
Little Children- Holy Spirit
1. Who Is Holy Spirit?


Welcome (Ice Breaker)

What's been happening in the last two weeks?

Worship

Kerry leading this week.


Word

1. Homework. Did everyone read Genesis 41-50? Any problems? Any questions?
2. Have there been opportunities to talk to people about Jesus?
3. Next few weeks we are going to be sharing about the Holy Spirit. What is the hardest part of the teaching about the Holy Spirit for you?
4. Read John 16:1-16. What does this chapter say about the Holy Spirit?

5. What do you think about the name of the Holy Spirit given in v. 7?
6. What are the roles of the Holy Spirit described here?
7. In verses 12-15, Jesus describes a process of imparting truth. How would you explain what he is saying here? Do you think that this is an important role of the Holy Spirit?
8. How would you describe the work of the Holy Spirit in the life of a believer?

9. Pray for one another in small groups.


Witness

Who are some people we can invite to cell group?
What is our next outreach to be?


Housekeeping/ Homework

Who would like to organise worship next week? 
Read John 1-7, and come with any questions you might have.
Look for opportunities to share the gospel.

 

 

Cell Group Meeting 26
Little Children- Holy Spirit
2. Intimacy With Jesus And Anointing With Power


Welcome

Have you ever done anything that you thought was impossible for you?


Worship

Kerry leading this week.


Word

1. Homework. Did everyone read John 1-7? Any problems? Any questions?
2. Have there been opportunities to talk to people about Jesus?
3. This week we are talking about the anointing or power of the Holy Spirit.

4. Show Steve Holstrom video from 26:00 to 51:00
5. The power of Holy Spirit is found in our worship of Jesus- daily.
6. Pray for one another in small groups.


Witness

Who are some people we can invite to cell group?
What is our next outreach to be?

Housekeeping/ Homework

Who would like to organise worship next week? 
Read John 8-14, and come with any questions you might have.
Look for opportunities to share the gospel.

 

 

Cell Group Meeting 27
Little Children- Holy Spirit
3. Baptism in Holy Spirit


Welcome (Ice Breaker)

What is your favourite childhood memory of spring time?


Worship

Kerry leading this week.


Word


1. Homework. Did everyone read John 8-16? Any problems? Any questions?
2. Have there been opportunities to talk to people about Jesus?
3. Last week we showed video of Steve Holstrom. Talking about the difference the anointing or leading of the Holy Spirit makes in what we do for God.
4. Read Acts 2:1-21. This is experience called the baptism in the Holy Spirit. The main sign here is the gift of tongues. What is your experience of this?
5. Why is tongues a sign of surrender to the Holy Spirit, do you think?
6. How did the baptism change the disciples?
7. What effect did this experience have on the people around?
8. Why is the gift of the Holy Spirit sign for unbelievers?
9. Three uses of tongues:


a. initial sign of baptism
b. prayer language. 1 Cor. 14:14-15
c. Prophetic sign. Public tongues plus interpretation. 1 Cor. 14:16-17


10. Pray for baptism in Holy Spirit


Witness

We have long weekend coming up. Any ideas for outreach?


Housekeeping/ Homework

Who would like to organise worship next week? 
Read John 15-21, and come with any questions you might have.
Look for opportunities to share the gospel.

 

 

Cell Group Meeting 28
Little Children- Holy Spirit
4. Manifestations of Holy Spirit


Welcome (Ice Breaker)

What is your favourite childhood memory of spring time?
What is you biggest blessing this week?


Worship


Here I Am To Worship
Fall Upon Me
Spirit of Jesus


Word

1. Homework. Did everyone read John 16-21? Any problems? Any questions?
2. Have there been opportunities to talk to people about Jesus?
3. Last week we talked about the baptism in the Holy Spirit. Any thoughts about this? An awesome thing that God wants to empower us, dwell in us, work through us.
4. Read 1 Corinthians 12:1-13.What strikes you about this passage?
5. How are we to understand spiritual manifestations?
6. Of the manifestations listed in verses 8-10, are there any that you don't understand?
7. What experiences have you had of these?
8. Note, these are given for ministry not for entertainment. Assumes there is a need to be met!
9. What is the test for any spiritual gift?
10. How can we learn to use these manifestations in a corporate context?
11. Prayer for people to get saved!!!!


Witness

We have long weekend coming up. 
Any ideas for outreach?


Housekeeping/ Homework

 Who would like to organise worship next week?

Read Exodus 1-10, and come with any questions you might have.
Look for opportunities to share the gospel.

 

Cell Group Meeting 29
Little Children- Holy Spirit
5. Motivational Gifts of Holy Spirit

Welcome (Ice Breaker)

What was the most precious gift you ever received?

Worship

Here I Am To Worship
Fall Upon Me
Spirit of Jesus

Word

1. Homework. Did everyone read John 16-21? Any problems? Any questions?
2. Have there been opportunities to talk to people about Jesus?
3. Last week we talked about the manifestations of the Holy Spirit. Any thoughts about this?
4. Read Romans 12:3-8. Here we have the seven motivational gifts- prophecy, serving, teaching, encouraging, giving, leadership, mercy.
5. What do you notice about the language Paul uses here? Compare to 1 Corinthians 12.
6. Tell the pavlova story. What would be your reaction? Who do you relate to?
7. What are the important keys to using our gifts to God's glory?
8. Because these gifts are hard-wired into our personality, they have the capability of being used for selfish or ungodly means. An you think of ways this might happen?
9. Prayer for people to get saved!!!!


Witness

Pray for people on the prayer list

Housekeeping/ Homework

Who would like to organise worship next week? 
Read Exodus 1-10, and come with any questions you might have.
Look for opportunities to share the gospel.

 

Cell Group Meeting 30
Little Children- Holy Spirit
6. The Fruit of the Holy Spirit


Welcome (Ice Breaker)

What was the most precious gift you ever received?


Worship

Holy Is Our God
Highly Exalted 
Rend The Heavens


Word

1. Homework. Did everyone read Exodus 1-10? Any problems? Any questions?
2. Have there been opportunities to talk to people about Jesus?
3. Last week we talked about the motivation gifts of the Holy Spirit (Romans 12:3-8). Any thoughts about this?
4. Read Galatians 5:16-26. What stands out in this passage?
5. What are the things that flow out of our human nature?
6. Out of the qualities listed as “fruit”, which do you think are evident in your life? Which do you struggle with?
7. How can we grow in these qualities? What holds us back from doing this?
8. What specifically do you need to do to “keep in step with the Spirit”?
9. Prayer for people to get saved!!!!


Witness

Pray for people on the prayer list


Housekeeping/ Homework

Who would like to organise worship next week? 
Read Exodus 11-20, and come with any questions you might have.
Look for opportunities to share the gospel.