Then Peter said, “Silver or gold I do not have, but what I do have I give you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, walk.” Taking him by the right hand, he helped him up, and instantly the man’s feet and ankles became strong. Acts 3:6-7.
And while staying[a] with them he charged them not to depart from Jerusalem, but to wait for the promise of the Father, which, he said, “you heard from me, for John baptized with water, but before many days you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit.” Acts 1: 4-5
Again Jesus said, "Simon son of John, do you love me?" He answered, "Yes, Lord, you know that I love you." Jesus said, "Take care of my sheep." John 21:16 NIV
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” Act 1:8
The baptism of the Holy Spirit created a new normal for Christians.
Cast Your Net
And he said unto them, Cast the net on the right side of the ship, and ye shall find. They cast therefore, and now they were not able to draw it for the multitude of fishes. John 21:6
Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth. John 17:17
It is the will of the Father that we be sanctified, cleaned through the Word.
So he got up from the meal, took off his outer clothing, and wrapped a towel around his waist. 5 After that, he poured water into a basin and began to wash his disciples’ feet, drying them with the towel that was wrapped around him. John 13: 4-5
Jesus came not be be served but to serve, his followers must do likewise.
I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you. John 14:18 NIV
We are not left alone to care for ourselves. The Lord is there with us even at our darkest hour.
And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also. St. John 14:3
Christ has prepared a new home that will never pass away for all who love and obey Him.
And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all men unto me. John 12:32
If we lift up Jesus he will save and bless others.