We are starting a new series today at Cornerstone called Revive Us: Spiritual Awakening and Renewal. Lately, there has been a lot of attention about revival. Though the word revival isn’t found in the Bible, there are accounts of significant outpourings of God’s Spirit on his people, times of spiritual reform, and times of awakening in the spiritual lives of God’s people. How can we experience this renewal?
Today, we look at how King Josiah responded when he discovered the truth of God’s Word. We must start by returning to the Word if we want to see Spiritual Awakening.
What is Revival?
Revival occurs when the Holy Spirit breaks through to a group of people and leads them to repentance, prayer, the Bible, and service, so that their world is transformed by the Gospe
Our society doesn’t understand or read the Bible
- 2 Chronicles 34:1-7 NLT
- 2 Kings 22:11-13 NLT
If we want to see our lives and our churches revived, we must return to God’s Word
- 2 Kings 23:21–25 NLT
Revival Starts With Us
- 2 Chronicles 34:29-33 NLT