John Stott’s fascinating and controversial book, Baptism and Fullness: The Work of the Holy Spirit Today, will almost certainly cause all who. Baptism and Fullness: The Work of the Holy Spirit Today (IVP Classics). Stott, John R. W. “The Christian life is life in the Spirit,” writes John Stott. “It would be . Subtitled “The Work of the Holy Spirit Today” this excellent book is an expanded revision of Stott’s earlier booklet “The Baptism and Fullness of.

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Stott’s treatment of the Baptism of the Spirit and being filled with the Spirit is succinct and to the point.

The chapters on the Fruit of the Spirit and the Gifts of the Spirit are fantastic. Few books pack such insightful biblical exposition and balanced biblical wisdom in such a small fyllness.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Stott No preview available – Baptism and Fullness Loading sample This isn’t bad as it reinforces his Biblical case, but it does add a touch of weariness as the book progresses.

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Sep 13, David rated it really liked it. Jan 26, Afton Rorvik rated it it was amazing. Despite being a short book, it really ought to be even shorter as some of the later pages feel like a retread of the first pages.

Baptism and Fullness

His many books, including Why I Am a Christian and The Cross of Christ, have sold millions of copies around the world and in ane of languages. All we have and are as Christians we owe to him.


I strongly recommend this to anyone wrestling with the Holy Spirit’s role in the Christian’s life or anyone lacking any perspective at all on the Holy Spirit.

This book is not only Since I am a huge fan of Stott’s writing, I bpatism pleasantly surprised by this succinct yet very helpful book on the work of the Holy Spirit. Baptism and Fullness John Stott. Books by John R.

Other editions – View all Baptism and Fullness: Yet much confusion and controversy remain regarding the Holy Spirit’s activity. Stott is known worldwide as a preacher, evangelist, and communicator of Scripture. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It is like that in the things of the Spirit.

Furthermore, tongues and prophecy had specific uses in NT time and have fallen away. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Baptism and Fullness: The Work of the Holy Spirit Today

It read it in french. Baptjsm second addresses being “filled” with the Holy Spirit, which is something that can wax and wane but should be pursued thus Paul’s exhortation to do so. Overall a great short read finished in hours.

Stott has quickly become one of the guys I go to when I’m unsatisfied with the answers that others give. What is more, Stott argues that there is no basis for arguing that speaking in tongues and miraculous healings are signs of a special blessing from the Holy Spirit.

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Ejiro Oborikpo rated it it was amazing Jan 24, Jul 28, Vaughn rated it it was amazing. Jun 21, Nelly rated it it was amazing Shelves: For many years he served as rector of All Souls Church in London, where he carried out an effective urban pastoral ministry. One of the few things I’ve had the chance to read on the purpose and role of the Holy Spirit. Most certainly, history will render him a philosopher of uncluttered exposition of Holy Writ.


All we have and are as Christians we owe to him. At the same time he avoids coming across conceited or as one who claims to know all the answers to the mysterious workings of the Triune God. John Stott is a gifted teacher, and he obviously demonstrated how to exercise spiritual gifts to edify others. May 09, Dominic rated it it was amazing.

In this classic study, John Stott provides clear biblical exposition on the promise, the fruit and the gifts of the Holy Spirit.

Precise and concise exposition on passages about Spirit’s baptism, fullness, fruits and gifts. Character is the produce of a lifetime. Expected to ship within 9 hours from Australia.