(This is a continuation of yesterday’s post. You can find the beginning of this series here 🙂 )
What This Means for You and Me
When the disciples heard Jesus’ words of announcement, the joy that spilled over within them must have been almost too much to contain. To think that that bliss they saw Jesus ceaselessly revel in with His Daddy, was now to be theirs. No wonder Peter described this ecstasy as “joy inexpressible and full of glory!” (1 Peter 1:8, NKJV). They recognized immediately that Jesus was now to bring them into His Intimacy Circle with the Father.
This – for them and for you and for me – would mean drinking deeply of: