The Day of Pentecost

April 15, 2018 ()

Bible Text: Acts 2:1-4 |

Series:

NWBC - April 15, 2018 - Book of Acts - Alan Conner

Acts 2:1-4

The Day of Pentecost

Intro

A. THE FEAST OF PENTECOST

Pentecost comes from a Greek word meaning “fiftieth.”

B. THE TYPOLOGY OF PENTECOST IN THE O.T.

1. Passover - Lev. 23:5. CRUCIFIXION - Jn. 18:28; 1 Cor. 5:7

2. Feast of Unleavened Bread - Lev. 23:6. BURIAL

3. Offering of first fruits - Lev. 23:9-11. RESURRECTION - 1 Cor. 15:20-23

4. Pentecost - Ex. 34:22. HOLY SPIRIT - Rom. 8:23.

C. THE MINISTRY OF THE HOLY SPIRIT IN THE OT.

1. The Spirit and creation (Gen. 1:2).

2. The Spirit and skillful wisdom (Ex. 28:3; 31:3; 35:31).

3. The Spirit and power (Judg. 6:34; 11:29; 13:25).

4. The Spirit and prophets (1 Sam. 10:10; 2 Sam. 23:1-2).

5. The Spirit and the Godhead (Ps. 139:7-10).

6. The Spirit indwelling the saints (Numb. 27:18; 1 Pet. 1:11).

7. The Spirit’s future ministry in prophesy (Ezek. 36:27; 37:14, 29; Joel. 2:28; Zech. 12:10).

a. The ministry of the Spirit in Jesus (Isa. 11:2; 61:1).

b. The ministry of the Spirit in the saints (Ezek. 36:27; Joel 2:28; Zech. 12:10).

D. THE EVENTS OF PENTECOST (Acts 2:1-4).

1. WIND - (Acts 2:2).

2. FIRE - (Acts 2:3).

3. TONGUES (Acts 2:4).

Conclusion