Archive for November 3, 2010

When you hear the word “father”, what do you think of?

My first thoughts are unsurprisingly, about my own Dad and about events and occasions that we’ve shared in over the years. What about you?

What are the qualities you would expect to find in any father?

Here are just a few qualities that spring to my mind:

  • unconditional love
  • willing to do anything to help
  • guardian
  • carer
  • teacher

There is of course one father who has all the above listed qualities, plus so many other, and that is God, our Heavenly Father. God love everyone, regardless of whether we believe in Him or accept Him as our friend.

I’d urge you today to seek God, and accept Him as your personal friend and Father.

Here is the Oslo Gospel Choir singing the song Father: