Immanuel Faith ( John 14 Essay examples

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Immanuel Faith (John 14:16)

Our Lord had another name instead of the name of Jesus. It is Immanuel.
This name means ‘God with us’ (Matthew 1:23). Also, Jesus promised to the disciples before he ascended to heaven, ‘And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age (Matthew 28:20).’ Don’t you wonder how he can be with us all the time while he left the world 2000 years ago? His promise means that he will be with us through the Holy Spirit. We can know that from John 14:16. “And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Counselor to be with you forever—the Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. But you know him, for he lives with you and will be in you. I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you. Before long, the world will not see me anymore, but you will see me. Because I live, you also will live. On that day you will realize that I am in my Father, and you are in me, and I am in you” (John 14:16-20).

This promise was prophesied by the prophets in the Old Testament, and it was the promise of God the Father. In 30 A.D. at Pentecost, the promise was realized by the Holy Spirit coming. This Holy Spirit is God the Immanuel. Immanuel makes salvation for those who believe in God, and gives peace in their hearts, and guarantees a big blessing of heaven and makes them to taste it beforehand (Corinthians 1:22; Ephesians 1:13-14). Also, the Holy Spirit tries to make the kingdom of God in our hearts,…

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