Roy Lessin is an ordained minister of the gospel, a Bible teacher, a Missionary alongside his wife, Charlene, and one of the four founders of DaySpring Cards. Roy’s writing ministry through cards, books, and devotionals has continued for over fifty years. His focus remains upon the comfort, hope, and encouragement of God’s people.
Friday, July 21, 2023
The Holy Spirit Book: The Holy Spirit at Work in Us
The Holy Spirit Book: The Holy Spirit at Work in Us -Roy Lessin, Meeting in the Meadow
Excerpt from Chapter 4 The
Holy Spirit at Work in Us
“There is therefore now no condemnation who is in
Christ Jesus, who do not walk according to the flesh, but according to
the Spirit.” Romans 8:1 NKJV
The eighth chapter of Romans
is one of the greatest teachings in the Bible on the work of the Holy
Spirit in the life of a believer. The following points summarize the
teaching of the Apostle Paul about the ministry of the Holy Spirit in our
IT IS THE HOLY SPIRIT who speaks with the voice of clarity and
truth. His voice never sounds confusing, and He never speaks empty words
that have no meaning.
IT IS THE HOLY SPIRIT who keeps us from guessing about our right
standing and relationship with God. There is no guesswork with the Holy
IT IS THE HOLY SPIRIT who assures us of our security in Christ,
who places within us the heart-cry “Abba Father,” and who speaks to us as
true heirs of the promises of God.
IT IS THE HOLY SPIRIT who testifies to us our freedom from all
condemnation, who applies to our hearts the law of liberty provided
through Christ’s atonement, and who frees us from the power of sin and
IT IS THE HOLY SPIRIT who places our feet upon the pathway of
peace, who indwells us, who assures us that we are God’s children, who
brings us the mind of Christ, who leads us to the things that please God,
who renews our physical bodies, and who frees us from all bondage and
IT IS THE HOLY SPIRIT who helps us in our weaknesses, who prays
for us in our need, who lines up everything in our lives according to the
will of God, who puts heaven in our vision, hope in our hearts, and joy
in our journeys as He reveals to us our true riches in Christ.
IT IS THE HOLY SPIRIT who tells us, over and over again, that we
are the Lord’s, that the Father loves us, that God is for us, that He is
working all things together for good, and that Jesus is our Savior, our
Shepherd, and our coming King.
IT IS THE HOLY SPIRIT who brings the reality of Christ to our
hearts, the fellowship of God to our spirits, the light of the Scriptures
to our understanding, and who makes the communion we have with other
The work of the Holy Spirit never goes out of date, becomes dull or
stale, or loses its power. As He worked in the lives of the believers in
the Bible, so He works in our lives today. His work is and always will be
relevant in every generation.