For in him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily (Col. 2:9 KJV). Pleroma is the Greek word translated as “fullness” in the verse above. In this verse, the Apostle Paul gives us a staggering revelation about Jesus. Paul tells us that, as a man, Jesus had the fullness of God dwelling within His
Filled with the Spirit
“For you are the temple of the living God. As God has said: ‘I will dwell in them and walk among them. I will be their God, and they shall be My people.’” (2 Cor. 6:16 NKJ.) What is God’s purpose in filling you with His Spirit? Yes, you are now filled with the Spirit.
“And do not get drunk with wine, for that is dissipation, but be filled with the Spirit” (Eph. 5:18 NAS). If we are ever to know the supernatural, higher life God has called us to live, then we must be in the place called “full of the Spirit.” The Holy Spirit is God at work
They are filled with food from your house, and you allow them to drink from the river of your delicacies (Psalms 36:8 NET). God made man’s body a vessel for containing a spirit. Our lives are therefore like containers that can be filled with God, as a cup is filled with water. As believers, the
And do not get drunk with wine, for that is dissipation, but be filled with the Spirit, (Eph. 5:18 NAS) God has commanded us to be filled with the Holy Spirit. Why? There is no Christianity without the power of the Holy Spirit working through us. You cannot live the Christian life, or do service