Scripture: John 16:16–16:33
Jesus promised us that we will have trouble in this world, but that He has overcome the world and, therefore, we will experience eternal joy with Him. But in the gap between present pain and promised joy, we must trust in the persevering peace of Christ.
I. Present Pain (vv. 16–19)
II. Promised Joy (vv. 20–28)
III. Persevering Peace (vv. 29–33)