Baptized with the Holy Spirit and Fire

Baptized with the Holy Spirit and Fire

Text: Luke 3:15-17, 21-22 A Sunday school class one day heard the loud siren’s of a fire engine passing by. All the kids noticed sitting in the front seat was the engine’s mascot; a Dalmatian dog. One of the kids asked out loud, “I wonder why the fire department have dogs with them?” One kid answered, “To smell out the smoke.” Another kid answered, “No, to find people in the fire.” But a third kid answered, “No, you’re all wrong. They have dogs with them to find the fire hydrants.” Have you ever been in the presence of a raging fire? I once saw a Winnebago pull into the gas station parking lot. The guy jumped out and opened the hood. Just as he did...Read more