When Jesus left, he told his disciples that "another Counselor" would come—and he did! But where is that promised presence in today's church? In this short film, Francis Chan urges believers to move beyond ineffective self-improvement, toughing it out, and downright misery to a life filled with the wild, irrepressible power of the Holy Spirit! Approx. 15 minutes.
Basic.Holy Spirit is the third film in a seven-part short film series from the creators of NOOMA featuring Francis Chan.
When Jesus left He told His disciples that the Spirit would comeand
the Spirit came! Where is that power in todays church?
The Christian life happens by the Holy Spirit, or it doesnt happen. So were left with all these ideas about how to live, but none of the power to get us there. We bite our lip, tough it out, and wonder why were so ineffectiveor worse, miserable.
Christ did not leave us with a plan for moral self-improvementits time we stopped living as if He did, and learn to live in the Spirit. Tap into the wild, irrepressible power that only comes when were living filled with the Holy Spirit. Includes Personal Reflection Guide
A pastor and church planter based in San Francisco, Francis Chan speaks to tens of thousands of people around the world every year. Known for his passionate, biblical style, Chan is on the board of World Impact and is the author of Forgotten God, Erasing Hell, and Crazy Love, which has sold nearly two million copies.