Our flesh is not, by nature, apt to be a blessing to the Wonderful Creator God. Why, because sin came in and humans lost their sinless nature. Though the saved have been redeemed from eternal Hell, they can grieve the Holy Spirit of God. The sin of grieving the Holy Spirit is strictly warned against! New Christians need to be instructed in this area. Older Christians ought to be reminded.
Use New Life Series lesson 6; it’s a real wake-up call! Even when we correct an in-coming New Life Series lesson 6, we are newly reminded of our own need to remember and heed God’s Word to grieve not the Holy Spirit of God!
The following are headings from the New Life Series lesson 6
God’s Word makes it clear that some of our actions after salvation can cause Him grief. He warns us not to walk as other Gentiles (The term Gentile speaks generally of the unsaved).
Sinning in your heart and mind grieves the Spirit.
Sinning with your body grieves the Spirit.
The following things will prevent you from grieving the Spirit:
Living in the Spirit of God will have very definite effects such as those found in the following scriptures:
Why not check the lesson out now. You may find yourself being reminded of your own need to remember and heed God’s Word to grieve not the Holy Spirit of God!