But I tell you I am going to do what is best for you. This is why I am going away. The Holy Spirit cannot come to help you until I leave. But after I am gone, I will send the Spirit to you. John 16:7 [CEV] http://bibles.org/#CEV/John/16/7
John (from Kj - one of my sons has tats all over his arms & is a born again believer - he broke the mold when God created him, yet his heart & soul belongs to Jesus - so we can't judge a book by it's cover)
"When you read through the whole Gospel of John just looking for specific moral-behavior commandments what do you find? You find about two explicit commandments that you might call moral-behavior commandments: the new commandment to love each other as Jesus loved us (John 13:3435) and the command to Peter: 'Feed my sheep' (John 21:16). But Jesus didnt say 'If you love me you will keep my moral behavior commandments.' He said 'If you love me you will keep my commandments' (verse 15). So if…
Speaking from experience, learning how to trust God and not live in fear is a process. The good news is that we have God’s Word and His Holy Spirit to help us. When the enemy tries to distract us with fear, we have His solid truth to rely on.
John (ESV) ~ [Jesus said] I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” >>>>> Seriously Jesus is the best reason to live.