A Successful Church Is Full Of The Power Of God

When Jesus “went to the Father”, it was not just a going but a sending.  The reason that Jesus could promise “greater works than these you will do” (see John 14:12) is because  of the plan of God for His church.  That is to say, when Jesus returned to heaven and was seated at the hand of the Father, he would send the Holy Spirit so we would not be left to our own.  He would send the Holy Spirit who would both “be with us” and “empower us” with the life of God!When Jesus “went to the Father”, it was not just a going but a sending.  The reason that Jesus could promise “greater works than these you will do” (see John 14:12) is because  of the plan of God for His church.  That is to say, when Jesus returned to heaven and was seated at the hand of the Father, he would send the Holy Spirit so we would not be left to our own.  He would send the Holy Spirit who would both “be with us” and “empower us” with the life of God!!

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