… so that people might seek God… though indeed he is not far from any one of us. Acts 17:27
“Jesus said to his disciples: ‘Now I am going to the one who sent me . . . But because I told you this, grief has filled your hearts. But . . . it is better for you that I go. For if I do not go, the Advocate will not come to you. But if I go, I will send him to you.” (Excerpts from ...
“I have told you this so that when their hour comes you may remember that I told you."(John 16:4)
“You are my friends if you do what I command you. … I have called your friends, because I have told you everything I have heard from my Father. It was not you who chose me, but I chose you and appointed you to go and bear fruit that will remain, so that whatever you ask the Father in my name ...
As the Father loves me, so I also love you. Remain in my love (John 15: 9).
“Whoever remains in me and I in him will bear much fruit…” John 15:5
“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give it to you.” (John 14:27)