Sermon Notes & Life Group Questions

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Life Grp Q’s
“His Mission Now Ours”

John 15:26-16:15 CSB


•When was a time that someone prepared or did not prepare you well? What was the outcome?


•In the message this week, was there anything that particularly caught your attention, challenged or confused you?

Going Deeper

• Is there a certain person or situation that tempts you to play the Holy Spirit (see v.8)? If so, how do you do it and what are the outcomes?

• Thinking back, how did the Holy Spirit convict you of your sin, righteous-ness and judgment? Be as specific as you can.

• Why hasn’t Jesus told the disciples “these things” in verse 4 until now?

•Read Lk.11:9-13. What does it mean to ask for the Holy Spirit? What are you really asking for?

• What does it reveal about God that He gives His people an impossible mission and the means to accomplish it?


• What are some of the reasons you might not realize the Spirit’s power in your life?

• How has the Spirit personally guided you? What is He currently guiding you towards?

Message Notes
“His Mission Now Ours”

John 15:26-16:15 CSB

•Main Point: Jesus prepares His disciples to continue His mission.

•How does Jesus prepare His disciples?

1. Predicts ______________________ Jn.16:1-4

2. Assures they’re on the right track


3. By sending the Holy Spirit through:


a) Omnipresence Acts 1-2

“Just as the Son of God had to have a body in order to do His work on earth, so the Spirit of God needs a body to accomplish His ministries, and that body is the Church.”

Warren Weirsbe

b) ‘Conviction’ vs.8-11

-“sin” vs.9

*This is: The truth about: _________

-“righteousness” vs.10

*This is: The truth about: _________

-“judgment” vs.11

*This is: The truth about: _________