Body, Soul, Spirit
Discerning Soul From Spirit
Hebrews 4:12 – “For the word of God is living and active and sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing as far as the division of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and able to judge the thoughts and intentions of the heart.”
House for soul and spirit.
1 Corinthians 6:19 – “Do you not know that your body is the temple of the HOLY SPIRIT who lives within you.”
Where I feel things: hate, fear, jealousy, lust, shame love (Phileo—brotherly love and Eros—sexual love).
Where I reason or think things out.
I. Agape-Agapo = God’s love
John 3:16 – “For God so loved the world that He
gave His only begotten son.
Luke 6:27 – “Love your enemies.”
II. Will – choices made here.
Sin has its root here
Matthew 26:39 – “Not as I will but as thou wilt.”
III. Mind – My knowing Spirit knowing
I Corinthians 2:11 – “What man knoweth the things of a man, save the spirit of a man which is in him.”
Following the prince of the power of the air (You were obedient to him and were under his control) the demon spirit that still works in the sons of disobedience.
You are of your father the devil and the lusts of your father you do.
NEW MAN IN CHRIST
A new spirit I will put within you: and I will take the stony heart out of their flesh.
But if anyone does not possess the Spirit of Christ, he is none of His—he does not belong to Christ (is not truly a child of God).
1 Corinthians 6:17
He that is joined to the Lord is one Spirit with Him.
1 Corinthians 6:19
Know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you.