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Ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if so be that the Spirit of God dwell in you.” — Romans 8:8-9a

Being “in the Spirit” is not based on how close God feels but on the presence of God’s Holy Spirit. The two are not the same.

Believers don’t always agree on exactly when the Holy Spirit is received but they do agree he is found in Christ, a promised Gift for assurance and comfort.

“You were sealed with the promised Holy Spirit because you believed in Christ. The Holy Spirit is the down payment on our inheritance” — Ephesians 1:13 (CEB)

In Christ the Holy Spirit no longer comes and goes but remains even as our feelings change.

It’s time for us to stop asking, singing, pleading for him to come and time start thanking him for being here, moving on to what he wants us to do now that he is.

— fritz

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“See, I have called by name Bezaleel …And I have filled him with the spirit of God … To devise cunning works, to work in gold, and in silver, and in brass …” – Exodus 31:1-4″

“And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; — Colossians 3:23

My job is my ministry. Christ removes the divide between the secular and the sacred.

Just like Bezaleel of old, God fills us with his Holy Spirit to work — and that’s our ministry to Christ and his creation.

Question:How would your job change if you did it as your ministry?

— fritz

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