Father, the hour has come.

John Farley
Pastor Teacher
January 28, 2024

“Father, the hour has come.”

Lord’s Supper next Sunday, February 4th


Joh 16:33-17:26

Joh 16:33

The believer in Christ exists in two realms:
in Christ,
and in the world.




In Christ, he has love, joy, and peace.

Phi 4:6-7



~ we have every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places. (Eph 1:3-4)

~ we have our real life, which is eternal life. (Col 3:3; Rom 6:23)

~ there is no condemnation.
(Rom 8:1)

~ we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins. (Eph 1:7; Col 1:14)

~ we are a new creation. (2Co 5:17)

~we have become the righteousness of God. (2Co 5:21) Christ is our righteousness. (1Co 1:30)

~ nothing will separate us from the love of God. (Rom 8:39)

~ we have liberty.
(Gal 2:4)

~ we have an inheritance.
(Eph 1:10-12)

~ in the ages to come, God will show the surpassing riches of His grace in kindness toward us. (Eph 2:7)

Phi 4:19-20



In the world, he faces tribulation and hatred.

Joh 15:18-21

The world hated Christ first;
now we experience that same hatred.

Phi 1:29

Indeed, all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will be persecuted. (2Ti 3:12)

Joh 16:33b

Christ overcame the world at the cross. He was victorious over the ruler of this world.


Col 2:13-15

Just as we are sharers in His tribulation, so too are we sharers in His victory!

Now we, as believers in Christ, have overcome the world also!

1Jo 5:4-5

We are dead to the world, and the world is dead to us.
(Gal 6:14)

Rom 8:35-37



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