Jesus’ Sermon As He Walked From The Upper Room.
Delivered By
Dr. Tom Hover
Delivered On
January 30, 2022
Central Passage
John 16:1-33
Jesus’ Sermon As He Walked From The Upper Room.

Jesus’ Sermon As He Walked From The Upper Room.

John 16: 1-33

Christ gave the disciples some powerful and choice teaching as they walked from the Upper Room to Gethsemane. This sixteenth chapter of John as well as the previous chapter are all about what Christ said to the disciples on this walk. Jesus’ Sermon here in John 16  may be divided into five major parts as follows:

I. A Sermon About The Coming Persecution  John 16:1-4
1. The Communication About Persecution John 16:1
2. The Conduct of Persecution   John 16:2 

3. The Cause of Persecution   John 16:3, Revelation 20:4, I Peter 4:12-13, Matthew 10:19-22Hebrews 10:25-29

4. The Cognizance of Persecution  John 16:4

II. A Sermon About With  Comments About Leaving  John 16:5–7, 16–22

1. The Declaration About the Leaving   John 16:5,16

2. The Denouncing About the Leaving    John 16:5

3. The Discussion About the Leaving John 16:17, 18, 19

4. The Distress About the Leaving  John 16:20-22 

III. A Sermon About The Comforter From God        John 16:8–15

1. He will Reprove   John 16:7-11

Sin. “He will reprove the world of sin … because they believe not on me” (John 16:8, 9). 

Sanctity. “He will reprove the world … Of righteousness, because I go to my Father and ye see me no more” (John 16:8, 10). 

Satan. “He will reprove the world … Of judgment, because the prince of this world is judged” (John 16:8, 11). 

2. He will Reveal John 16:12, 13, 15

3. He will Revere    John 16:14   “He shall glorify me” 

IV. A Sermon About Communing in Prayer          John 16:23-24

1. The Practicality of Prayer  John 16:23  “Whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in my name”  

2. The Promise for Prayer  John 16:23  “Whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in My name, He will give it you”     James 4:2

3. The Prerequisite for Prayer John 16:23  “In my name”

4. The Performance in Prayer John 16:24     “Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name”

5. The Product From Prayer  John 12:24    “Ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full”

V. A Sermon With Counsel for Disciples John 16:25–33

1. The Practice of His Pedagogy John 16:25 

2. The Prayer in the Future John 16:26

3. The Passion for the Believers   John 16:27

4. The Plan for Christ    John 16:28

5. The Profession of the Disciples John 16:29-30

6. The Predictions of the Failure   John 16:31-32

7. The Peace From Christ   John 16:33