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 February 2018

"The Comforter" The Holy Spirit

This month’s message is in the book of John Chapter 14 verses 22 thru 31. This is the continuing of January 2018 message. As you read the following inspired scriptures written by John the Apostle, Jesus is answering Judas the brother of James about the Holy Spirit “The Comforter“. May we open up our hearts and have a teachable spirit to receive what the Spirit of the Word of God is saying.

 

Christ Answers Judas

John14:22  a Judas saith unto him, not Iscariot, Lord, how is it that thou wilt manifest thyself unto us, and not unto the world?

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a Judas saith unto him, not Iscariot, Lord)

Luke 6:16  And Judas the brother of James, and Judas Iscariot, which also was the traitor.

 

John14:23  Jesus answered and said unto him, If a man love me, he will keep my words: and my Father will love him, a and we will come unto him, and make our abode with him.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a and we will come unto him, and make our abode with him.)

Revelation 3:20  Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.

Revelations 21:3  And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, and be their God.

 

John 14:24  He that loveth me not keepeth not my sayings: and a the word which ye hear is not mine, but the Father's which sent me.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a the word which ye hear is not mine, but the Father's which sent me)

John 5:19  Then answered Jesus and said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, The Son can do nothing of himself, but what he seeth the Father do: for what things soever he doeth, these also doeth the Son likewise.

 

John 14:25  These things have I spoken unto you, being yet present with you.

 

John 14:26  But a the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, whom the Father will b send in my name, c he shall teach you all things, and bring all things to your d remembrance, whatsoever I have said unto you.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost)

Luke 24:49  And, behold, I send the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with power from on high.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (b send in my name,)

John 15:26  But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the Father, he shall testify of me:

Cross Reference Scriptures to (c he shall teach you all things, and bring all things to your)

1Corithians 2:13  Which things also we speak, not in the words which man's wisdom teacheth, but which the Holy Ghost teacheth; comparing spiritual things with spiritual.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (d remembrance, whatsoever I have said unto you.)

John 2:22  When therefore he was risen from the dead, his disciples remembered that he had said this unto them; and they believed the scripture, and the word which Jesus had said.

John 12:16  These things understood not his disciples at the first: but when Jesus was glorified, then remembered they that these things were written of him, and that they had done these things unto him.

 

John 14:27  a Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you)

Philippians 4:7  And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

 

John 14:28  Ye have heard how a I said unto you, I go away, and come again unto you. If ye loved me, ye would rejoice, because I said, b I go unto the Father: for c my Father is greater thanI.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a I said unto you, I go away, and come again unto you.)

John 14:3  And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also.

John 14:18  I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (b I go unto the Father):

John 16:16  A little while, and ye shall not see me: and again, a little while, and ye shall see me, because I go to the Father.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (c my Father is greater than I.)

Philippians 2:6  Who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God:

  

John 14:29  And a now I have told you before it come to pass, that, when it is come to pass, ye might believe.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a now I have told you before it come to pass)

John 13:19  Now I tell you before it come, that, when it is come to pass, ye may believe that I am he.

 

John 14:30  Hereafter I will not talk much with you: a for the prince of this world cometh, and hath b nothing in me.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a for the prince of this world cometh)

John 12:31  Now is the judgment of this world: now shall the prince of this world be cast out.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (b nothing in me)

Hebrews 4:15  For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin.

 

John 14:31  But that the world may know that I love the Father; and a as the Father gave me commandment, even so I do. Arise, let us go hence.

Cross Reference Scriptures to (a as the Father gave me commandment, even so I do. Arise, let us go hence.)

John 10:18  No man taketh it from me, but I lay it down of myself. I have power to lay it down, and I have power to take it again. This commandment have I received of my Father.

 

Conclusion

Our choices and decisions on receiving God's Word are very important to each one of us.  We must learn to put our Faith and Trust in God and His Word the Holy Bible. Will you take this day, time and this very hour to make your choice and or decision? Will you receive God and His Word “AND BE BORN AGAIN INTO HIS KINGDOM”? Below is a prayer to receive Jesus Christ and start a relationship of eternal life with Him.

 

 Prayer to Receive Jesus as Lord and Savior:

Heavenly Father,
I come to you in the Name of Jesus, I repent of my sins and I ask you to forgive me of my sins. I believe and confess with my mouth that Jesus Christ is the Son of the living God and believe He died on the cross and rose on the third day. I ask you to come into my heart. I ask you know to wash me and cleanse me. I give you my spirit, soul and body.  I will with your help follow you all the days of my life. I thank you for writing my name in the Lambs Book of life.
Thank you Father, In Jesus Name, Amen

JOY IN LIFE = SERVANT HOOD

REMEMBER THIS “JOY” = JESUS FIRST, OTHERS SECOND AND YOU "YOURSELF" LAST.

It is our prayer that this message of  “The Comforter” has brought hope and help to your life and that you will totally give all of your spirit, your soul and your body to Jesus Christ and be a mighty witness for our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To go forth with what God has called you to do with Him.

May God's riches blessings and His love be poured out on your life daily in Jesus Name

In His Love and His Service,

William & Susan

 

Note: Unless otherwise noted, all Scriptures are from the King James Version of the

Bible.