Using the five NT occurrences of the Greek noun paraklētos, (Jn. 14:16; 14:26; 15:26; 16:7–8; and 1 John 2:1), God gives us provisions for the five basic difficulties in the Christian life. This is the fourth: God has made provision for our being a witness to the world.
Scriptures for Study: Read John 3:18–21. What do these verses contribute to today’s study?