The Holy Spirit is Your AdvantageFebruary 28, 2021 / John 16:4-15 John 14:15-17
#1 – The Holy Spirit is our Advantage
4 But I have said these things to you, that when their hour comes you may remember that I told them to you.
“I did not say these things to you from the beginning, because I was with you. 5 But now I am going to him who sent me, and none of you asks me, ‘Where are you going?’ 6 But because I have said these things to you, sorrow has filled your heart.
7 Nevertheless, I tell you the truth: it is to your advantage that I go away, for if I do not go away, the Helper will not come to you. But if I go, I will send him to you. 8 And when he comes, he will convict the world concerning sin and righteousness and judgment: 9 concerning sin, because they do not believe in me; 10 concerning righteousness, because I go to the Father, and you will see me no longer; 11 concerning judgment, because the ruler of this world is judged.
12 “I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. 13 When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth, for he will not speak on his own authority, but whatever he hears he will speak, and he will declare to you the things that are to come. 14 He will glorify me, for he will take what is mine and declare it to you. 15 All that the Father has is mine; therefore I said that he will take what is mine and declare it to you.
The Holy Spirit in you is than Jesus you.
Those who have been through faith in Jesus have the .
The Christian life is about following Him in
- The Holy Spirit is our
- Paraklētos means “one who is called alongside of” another person as that person’s helper.
- The Holy Spirit is our and
- The work of the Spirit would be a work of continuation.
- The Spirit does not work independently of what Jesus has already said
- The Holy Spirit is with us
- The Holy Spirit Us
- is the truth about man,
- is the truth about God,
- is the inevitable combination of these two truths.
We have to the Holy Spirit!