InspiredStuart Jones People inspire others to do great acts. John F. Kennedy’s “Ask not what your country can do for you--ask what you can do for your country” encouraged many to join the Peace Corps. People were motivated to serve the poor because of Mother Teresa’s example. The greatest story of inspiring others to action, though, was God inspiring the writing of the Bible. How could over 40 authors of different backgrounds and occupations over a period of 1,500 years write the 66 books comprising the Bible had it not been for the inspiration of the Holy Spirit?