Expecting and seeking to be baptized in the same miracle power by Jesus Christ that the first Christians were commanded by Him to expect and receive — the Holy Spirit Baptism. Holy Spirit arrived during the Jewish feast called Pentecost and Jesus, risen from the dead, baptized the believers.
1The former treatise have I made, O Theophilus, of all that Jesus began both to do and teach, 2Until the day in which he was taken up, after that he through the Holy Ghost had given commandments unto the apostles whom he had chosen:
3To whom also he shewed himself alive after his passion by many infallible proofs, being seen of them forty days, and speaking of the things pertaining to the kingdom of God
4And, being assembled together with them, commanded them that they should not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the promise of the Father, which, saith he, ye have heard of me. 5For John truly baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost not many days hence.
Christians who doubt, reject, or preach against Jesus’ Baptism in the Holy Spirit evidenced by spiritual languages from the Spirit of God. These doubts prevent the extra benefits of the Gospel that Jesus died on the Cross to supply to us and always accompany our salvation.
6 But because I have said these things unto you, sorrow hath filled your heart.
7 Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you.
8 And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment: