My Child

Sean Kelly — Tuesday, December 11th, 2007 @ 11:20 am
Filed under: Encouragment

You may not know me, but I know everything about you. [Psalm 139:1]
I know when you sit down and when you rise up. [Psalm 139:2]
I am familiar with all your ways. [Psalm 139:3]
Even the very hairs on your head are numbered. [Matthew 10:29-31]
For you were made in my image. [Genesis 1:27]
In me you live and move and have your being. [Acts 17:28]
For you are my offspring. [Acts 17:28]
I knew you even before you were conceived. [Jeremiah 1:4-5]
I chose you when I planned creation. [Ephesians 1:11-12]
You were not a mistake, for all your days are written in my book. [Psalm 139:15-16]
I determined the exact time of your birth and where you would live. [Acts 17:26]
You are fearfully and wonderfully made. [Psalm 139:14]
I knit you together in your mother’s womb. [Psalm 139:13]
And brought you forth on the day you were born. [Psalm 71:6]
I have been misrepresented by those who don’t know me. [John 8:41-44]
I am not distant and angry, but am the complete expression of love. [1 John 4:16]
And it is my desire to lavish my love on you. [1 John 3:1]
Simply because you are my child and I am your Father. [1 John 3:1]
I offer you more than your earthly father ever could. [Matthew 7:11]
For I am the perfect father. [Matthew 5:48]
Every good gift that you receive comes from my hand. [James 1:17]
For I am your provider and I meet all your needs. [Matthew 6:31-33]
My plan for your future has always been filled with hope. [Jeremiah 29:11]
Because I love you with an everlasting love. [Jeremiah 31:3]
My thoughts toward you are countless as the sand on the seashore. [Psalms 139:17-18]
And I rejoice over you with singing. [Zephaniah 3:17]
I will never stop doing good to you. [Jeremiah 32:40]
For you are my treasured possession. [Exodus 19:5]
I desire to establish you with all my heart and all my soul. [Jeremiah 32:41]
And I want to show you great and marvelous things. [Jeremiah 33:3]
If you seek me with all your heart, you will find me. [Deuteronomy 4:29]
Delight in me and I will give you the desires of your heart. [Psalm 37:4]
For it is I who gave you those desires. [Philippians 2:13]
I am able to do more for you than you could possibly imagine. [Ephesians 3:20]
For I am your greatest encourager. [2 Thessalonians 2:16-17]
I am also the Father who comforts you in all your troubles. [2 Corinthians 1:3-4]
When you are brokenhearted, I am close to you. [Psalm 34:18]
As a shepherd carries a lamb, I have carried you close to my heart. [Isaiah 40:11]
One day I will wipe away every tear from your eyes. [Revelation 21:3-4]
And I’ll take away all the pain you have suffered on this earth. [Revelation 21:3-4]
I am your Father, and I love you even as I love my son, Jesus. [ John 17:23]
For in Jesus, my love for you is revealed. [John 17:26]
He is the exact representation of my being. [Hebrews 1:3]
He came to demonstrate that I am for you, not against you. [Romans 8:31]
And to tell you that I am not counting your sins. [2 Corinthians 5:18-19]
Jesus died so that you and I could be reconciled. [2 Corinthians 5:18-19]
His death was the ultimate expression of my love for you. [1 John 4:10]
I gave up everything I loved that I might gain your love. [Romans 8:31-32]
If you receive the gift of my son Jesus, you receive me. [1 John 2:23]
And nothing will ever separate you from my love again. [Romans 8:38-39]
Come home and I’ll throw the biggest party heaven has ever seen. [Luke 15:7]
I have always been Father, and will always be Father. [Ephesians 3:14-15]
My question is…Will you be my child? [John  1:12-13]
I am waiting for you. [Luke 15:11-32]