And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Helper, to be with you forever, even the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees him nor knows him. You know him, for he dwells with you and will be in you.

The night before Jesus was killed, He spent the evening with His disciples, telling them about the season of the Holy Spirit that was about to begin. “I will not leave you as orphans”, He said, “I will send the Helper to be with you”. The phrase Jesus used was actually allos paracletos, which means another helper exactly like Him. The disciples had no idea of the magnitude of His promise, but they were certainly about to find out. After about fifty days, the Holy Spirit came upon the followers of Jesus, nothing could ever be the same after that.
What kind of help did the Holy Spirit offer? His help is limitless and effects every area of our lives. Here are some of the ways He helps us today. In Acts 11:18, He gives us the ability to repent, to change our lives. In Romans 8:26, 27, He enables us to pray supernatural prayers. He helps us to worship, in John 4:23,24, we see the Spirit and His involvement in true worship. The Spirit also equips us to testify, in Acts 1:8 He is said to empower us to be witnesses of His work. He is also involved with our spiritual understanding, in John 16:13 we see Him leading us into all truth. Concerning addictions, habits, and fleshly weaknesses, the Holy Spirit joins together with us to overcome all of our struggles in this carnal arena. Paul describes this help quite graphically in Romans 8:26. As far as ministry is concerned, He is the supernatural power of God distributing His gifts for the purpose of ministry and outreach. Just as in the book of Acts, the Holy Spirit will help us reach our world by equipping us with the power of signs, wonders, and miracles.
What kind of help do you need today? The Helper has come, His power is unlimited, and His love is immeasurable. If you are sick, He is the Healer, if you are lost, He is the Savior, if you feel weak and powerless, He is the mighty power of God available to you today. How can you receive His help? That part is simple, call upon the name of Jesus. He promised, that when you call He will answer and all that call upon His Name will be saved.


  1. Every trial that I’ve been through since I’ve come to know Christ,has been an amazing test of Faith. Even today I need to remember during those times how God pulled me through.All my significant bills are behind,got a boot on my car,need more gainful employment and the list goes on.I do know this:God will never leave me,fail me,or forsake me!I will call upon him to super naturally fulfill all that I’m lacking in-he did it before,he can do it again.I am thankful for his mercy,grace and Love<3.

  2. I had a very bad day today, things happened I dont totally understand but I know it will be ok, I have this asurance only in the lord if I even think about this day It would only mess with my head this I know, ever have a day were nothing gos good at all, if it can happen it will? I had one of those days, I ended up mad almost crying, calmed down and started praying very hard I was accused of things I had nothing to do with at work, if id d one what I was accused of id done a more devious deal than that just for good measure shaken together and running real fast! some one savitosed one of my jobs, it was deliverent they doctored my materials with seliclone sand poured it in my paint this cant be fixed now i have to pay to have it restored, it was another painter that didnt get the bid I did and it made someone angry ill pay ruther than being taken to court its ok it will be alrirht ill learn something good out of this things happen when they do how do we handle it? ive asked the lord to help me be upright in this dirty deed that was done and to help me forgive so I dont lay hands on them suddenly! i may never find out who did this, it might be good i never know but who ever it was they need prayer.

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