Being a true friend of Jesus means listening to what he wants to tell us and then using that information to do his work in our world and in our lives
Love One Another, Supreme Sacrifice, Farewell Discourse
Jesus went to heaven to prepare a place for us to go to when we go to our heavenly home. Going home fulfills the longing we have for God. Only God can fulfill the emptiness of our souls.
Heavenly Home, Farewell Speech, Farewell Discourse, Go Into The World
When we love Jesus, we will obey his commandments and we will not find them burdensome. On the contrary, we will obey them joyfully, because the Holy Spirit inspires us to go into the world and share God’s love, even if the world can’t or won’t accept it.
Holy Spirit, God Reveals Himself, Farewell Discourse, Our Love For God
Jesus promises his presence as people join him in his work. God is always with us, because the Father and the Son have made their home with us where we are. God has made his home in our hearts, and in return he has made a home for us in heaven.
Holy Spirit, God With Us, Farewell Discourse