SOUL TIE OR SPIRIT TIE?
We, brethren, have been bereft of you for a short while – in person, not in spirit – were al the more eager with great desire to see your face. I Thess. 2:17
Paul was in Corinth when he wrote this to the believers in Thessalonica, but though they were geographically separated, they were together in spirit. He felt it. The Holy Spirit, in him, was connected to the Holy Spirit, in them.
Spirit ties are healthy, conceived by God. The common denominator in their unity is the Holy Spirit who binds people together. This very phenomenon is what makes for a great marriage, an enduring and strong friendship, and a harmonious home. God desires that all of us fatten our Spirit, that place where His Spirit speaks to us, so that one Spirit-filled believer can connect to another Spirit-filled believer. The result is a bond that spans distance and time. It will take them into eternity where their relationship will continue where it left off on earth. Continue reading “Soul Tie Or Spirit Tie?”