The Spirit Inside You is Better than Jesus Beside You
Luke begins the book of Acts with a surprising statement. He says that in his former book—the Gospel of Luke—he “wrote about all that Jesus began to do and to teach” (Acts 1:1 ESV). The implication is that Acts records what Jesus is continuing to do. It’s not that in the Gospels Jesus worked, and now we, in his absence, work for him; during his incarnation Jesus worked through his earthly body and now he works through us.