The Gospel narratives end not with the resurrected Christ but with the ascended Lord and King. Then, at Pentecost, the gift of the Holy Spirit was poured out on the church. By the Spirit’s power, Christ’s kingdom comes through the church’s preaching of the Gospel. Alistair Begg unpacks the implications of Pentecost for Christian ministry and life, explaining that the Holy Spirit mediates God’s presence to us and empowers our preaching as we fulfill the Great Commission.
topics: Holy Spirit, Kingdom of God, Ministry