Faith healing/ healing the sick iv. Speaking in tongues v. Singing and dancing music vi. Preaching/ teaching vii. Giving of offertory and alms/ sadaka viii. Held fellowship meeting, Bible study/ Bible reading ix. Celebrating of sacraments e.g. Eucharist / Lords supper x. Bringing new converts to the church xi. Pastoral care and consulting xii. Helping the poor and the needy xiii. Working together of the churches e.g. books/ ecumenism/ co- operating xiv. Writing Christians literature e.g. pamphlets/ magazines xv. Confession of sins/ reconciliations xvi.Education/ giving instructions 9. a) State seven fruits of the Holy Sprit according to Galatians 5:6-26(7mks) love joy peace kindness patience self control faithfulness goodness gentleness b) four ways in which the gifts of the holy spirit is misused in Christians churches today the gift of healing-abused by preachers who perform the healing for money the gift of performing miracles-abused to entice people /attract people to church for popularity the gift of preaching-abused by preachers for economic gains speaking in tongues-abused when others are discriminated against e.g. those without tongues discerning-abused by dismissing preachers as being false or true preachers when they cannot really discern speaking in tongues when there is no interpreters wisdom-abused to misinterpreted the bible performing miracles-abused by demanding pay or being proud 10. Peter’s speech about Jesus on the Day of Pentecost (Act 2:14-41) was: He told the people that the disciples were not drunk
They were filled with the Holy Spirit That Jesus was the son of God God’s power was seen in the miracles/signs/wonders performed by Jesus Jesus had been killed by the Jews because of their wickedness But God raised Jesus back to life Jesus was a descendant of King David That Jesus ascended to heaven /is sited at the right hand of God the Father Jesus Christ is Lord/Christ/Messiah He called people to repent their sins in order to e forgiven They were to be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ 11. a) Peter’s message on the day of Pentecost Acts 2:14-40 i. He explained that the disciples were not drunk because it was still very early in the morning 9 O’clock ii. The coming of the holy spirit was a fulfillment of Jesus prophecy iii. Jesus had sent the holy spirit as a fulfillment of his promise for the disciples iv. Jesus of Nazareth was the son of God/ messiah v. Jesus performed miracles through God’s power vi. The disciples were witnesses for Jesus’ miracles vii. Jesus’ suffering and death was God’s plan viii. God raised Jesus from death so as to fulfill the prophecy of David Psalms 16:18-11 ix. The apostles were living witnesses to the resurrection of Jesus x. Jesus has been exalted in heaven and is seated at the right hand of God xi. God has made Jesus both lord and judge b) The characteristics of love as taught by St. Paul i. Love is patient ii. Love is kindness iii. Love is not arrogant iv. Love is not irritable or resentful v. Love rejoices in the truth vi.
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