Stories on Inspiration, Love and Life Lessons
Getting To Know God the Father
So we see what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God, and so we are. 1 John 3:1
Michael’s article: “His Universal Bestowal of Love” is enlightening.
It is such a wonder. So amazing to me. That I, who at times must be so disappointing to God our Father. Still, He loves me. Still cares for me when I am sad or lonely. Still guides me when I am lost. His right hand is holding mine, comforting me. I am still His child, still His daughter. I have done nothing to earn this blessing. This gift of His grace. “And I will be a Father to you, and you shall be sons and daughters to Me, says the LORD Almighty.” (2 Corinthians 6:18)
God, the Father’s love for you is so sincere. So genuine, that nothing can separate you from His caring. When you search His word each day it will prove to you His power to fulfil all His promises. Scattered throughout the Scriptures are oh! so many promises of His love. Just turn to the word “love” in your Concordance. It reveals many, many verses for your strength and comfort. You are loved by the Creator of all things. There is nothing greater than that.
God’s love for you, His child is oh! so patient. “Praise the Lord! Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good, for His steadfast love endures forever!” (Psalm 106:1) Can you imagine the patience it must take for God the Father to keep loving humanity? He made man in His image to love Him and to be loved by Him. And how did we respond to this remarkable act of creation? This tremendous outpouring of His love?
By going our own way. He has patiently waited for many thousands of years. For us to see that our way only gets us into trouble. And when we realize God the Father is patiently waiting. Patiently waiting, with loving arms outstretched for you.
When you and I place our complete faith in our salvation through His Son, Christ Jesus. We can run into the open and loving arms of God our Heavenly Father. “Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace…