Have you ever
made a promise that you did not intend to keep?
Lord certainly emphasized this to us, a promise that the Holy Spirit would
come.Surely as a child our parents made
this an important message.Adages such
as “your word is your bond” instilled this characteristic.
knew we would need this spirit just as His Disciples did, in order to meet and
fulfill His intended purpose as followers of Christ.
earliest days on elementary school playgrounds to present day co-workers,
people challenge us for proof.Insofar,
as uplifting us by His Holy Spirit, again Christ enables us to live as He
lived. The gift He gives us provides a path that allows others to see what
Jesus means by helping them to see through us this giving of Himself.
of itself, that would be a tremendous undertaking, but by allowing Jesus to
handle our problems and limited efforts completely, that same Holy Spirit makes
it so simple!
ourselves in Jesus’ care, no law nor rule could prevent our working out the
life which we have sworn to live through Him.