John 7 PROMISE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT
John 7 PART I. Exegesis
B. QUESTIONS • (To the competitors): How did you decide what building to sculpt? What was your strategy? • (To everyone): Were you surprised by how much shaving cream was in such a small can? • How might this illustrate a person’s relationship with God? What are the parallels? • The Bible talks about being “filled with the Holy Spirit”—how does that work? • Where does this illustration fall short of the work of the Holy Spirit in our lives?
D. JOHN 7:37-39 • 37 On the last day of the feast, the great day, Jesus stood up and cried out, “If anyone thirsts, let him come to me and drink. 38 Whoever believes in me, as the Scripture has said, ‘Out of his heart will flow rivers of living water.’” 39 Now this he said about the Spirit, whom those who believed in him were to receive, for as yet the Spirit had not been given, because Jesus was not yet glorified.
John 7:37-39 PART II. Exhortation
John 7:37-39 PART III. Significance
A. THE ROLE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT • Mk 13:11 • Jn 14:26 • Jn 16:13 • 1 Cor 12:1-11 • 2 Cor 1:22; 5:5