Published June 20, 2017

Shelia Shares
"The Father Almighty"

Recently, we've started to recite the traditional Apostles' Creed each Sunday at church. It provides a good and concise reminder as we review the basic principles of our faith.

The first paragraph of the Creed says, "I believe in God, the Father Almighty, the Creator of Heaven and Earth."

I had to think about the Father Almighty in light of our recent celebration of Father's Day.

On the other hand...

Let me assure you that God, the Father Almighty, is a good father.

This "Almighty Father" loves you more than you could possibly love yourself. Think of the best father you could imagine. God, the Father Almighty, far exceeds what you can imagine or think.

The term "father" is not just a "something." "Father" signifies a personal relationship. God wants a personal relationship with you. Do you want a personal relationship with Him?

- Shelia

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