The Spirit of Easter – Pt. 4 – The Gift

04.23.17 – Dave Riddle

Key Passages:

  • John 14:15-31

John 14:16 –  Counselor

  • paraklétos (Greek: παράκλητος) – counselor, advocate, comforter, helper

Spirit of Truth

  • John 14:17
  • The agent of truth: To teach and remind

Spirit of Life

  • John 14:19-20
  • “In us” through the presence of the Holy Spirit

Spirit of Love

  • John 14:18
  • The gift of the Holy Spirit is rooted in the incredible love that God has for us.
  • John 14:23b

Spirit of Obedience

  • John 14:23a & 24a
  • “If anyone loves me he will keep my word.”
  • John 14:21
  • Romans 8:8-10
  • Galatians 5:16

Spirit of Peace

  • John 14:27
  • eirēnē (Greek: ερνη) – peace; a state of natural tranquility.

Spirit of Joy

  • John 14:28
  • An abiding joy that transcends happiness.

Spirit of evermore

  • John 14:16
  • “…to be with you forever”
  • Matthew 28:19-20