John 14:25-26 (NLT)
I am telling you these things now while I am still with you. But when the Father sends the Advocate as my representative—that is, the Holy Spirit—he will teach you everything and will remind you of everything I have told you.
1 Cor 14:37 (NLT)
If you claim to be a prophet or think you are spiritual, you should recognize that what I am saying is a command from the Lord himself.
Persecution scattered the NT Church
Luke 1:1-4 (NLT)
1 Many people have set out to write accounts about the events that have been fulfilled among us. 2 They used the eyewitness reports circulating among us from the early disciples. 3 Having carefully investigated everything from the beginning, I also have decided to write a careful account for you…, 4 so you can be certain of the truth...
2 Peter 1:20-21 (NLT)
20 …no prophecy of Scripture came about by the prophet’s own interpretation of things. 21 For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.