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17 Nov 2019
John 16:4-15
Andrew Sach


“When I’m Gone:

Prepare For Mission

John 16:4b-15

  

  Introduction: how will we ever reach a secular world?

  

  

  1) It’s easier without Jesus around (?!)

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  2) Because the Holy Spirit will convict the world

  

  …of sin 

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  …of righteousness  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  …of judgment

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  3) Through the apostles’ Holy-Spirit-taught words     

  

  Father → Son → Holy Spirit → Apostles → World    

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  “Lossless transmission”

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  APPLICATION

  
-Go on the offensive

  

  

  

  -Trust in the Holy Spirit

  

  

  

  -Get the Bible open

  

  

  

  

  

  

  COFFEE QUESTIONS 

For Christians:
-How can you go on the offensive for Jesus?
-How can you rely on the Holy Spirit more?
-How could you get the Bible open with an unbeliever?

For those looking into things:
-How can you get into the Bible more? What can you expect as you do that?