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An Intimate Love Letter From Father God To You

Dear Friends: Enjoy the warmth of God's love in this video or hear the narration as you read the text.  As you prepare to worship Him this weekend allow yourself to embrace the love God has for you.  Enjoy! 

Barbara Ries, Ministry Director

Father's Love Letter Video

CLICK HERE to listen to Father's Love Letter narration as you read the text.

My Child,

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

Love, Your Dad
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ALMIGHTY GOD

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GBY!  Barbara :) 


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Comment balloon 16 commentsBARBARA RIES • July 19 2008 03:18PM

Comments

Oh my goodness! That was almost overwhelming. What a blessing. Thank you Barbara.

Posted by Sharon Young (Ivy League Mortgage Philadelphia, Pa) over 9 years ago

Hi SharonGod bless you sister!! -- The heart of God speaks love to anyone willing to hear.  Barbara :)

Posted by BARBARA RIES, Your Cool Agent in the Coolest Small Town, Lititz! (Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Homesale Realty) over 9 years ago

I will have to come back and read this. All very beautiful verses.

Posted by Robert L. Brown, Grand Rapids Real Estate Bellabay Realty, West Mic (www.mrbrownsellsgr.com) over 9 years ago

Hi Robert:  Thanks for your visit and please do come back.  It's true "soul-food" for anyone.  God bless you.  Barbara :)

Posted by BARBARA RIES, Your Cool Agent in the Coolest Small Town, Lititz! (Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Homesale Realty) over 9 years ago

What a wonderful post! I really enjoyed the letter. I shall have to go check out this website. Thank you for sharing. :-)

Posted by C Tann-Starr (Tann Starr & Associates, Inc.) over 9 years ago

Very nice. What a way to start my Sunday. God Bless.

Posted by Trey Affolter, Brings HOME Results! (Keller Williams Realty) over 9 years ago

Morning Carol: I came upon this site in 2002 when I needed to learn of God's love -- I'm glad you liked the letter and I'm sure you'll find something on the website that will bring plenty of joy your way.  Have a wonderful Sunday with Michael and the boys! TTYL. Barbara :)

Posted by BARBARA RIES, Your Cool Agent in the Coolest Small Town, Lititz! (Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Homesale Realty) over 9 years ago

Hi Trey:  God bless you too!! .. and happy Sunday as well. Thanks for stopping by with your thoughts and post.  Barbara :)

Posted by BARBARA RIES, Your Cool Agent in the Coolest Small Town, Lititz! (Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Homesale Realty) over 9 years ago

Oh how wonderful Barbara......!!! I am so happy i read this today....thank you for sharing this lovely letter..

Posted by Lisa Edwards (Aloha Coast Realty, LLC) over 9 years ago

This is a great post.  God's love for us is so overwhelming.  Thank you for sharing this with us.  May God bless you.

Posted by Don Draughn - Mortgage Professional over 9 years ago

Hi Lisa:  It's nice to READ your thoughts.  Thank you for your post.  I am so glad you enjoyed the this -- please pass it along to your friends.  God bless you sister!  Barbara :)

Posted by BARBARA RIES, Your Cool Agent in the Coolest Small Town, Lititz! (Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Homesale Realty) over 9 years ago

Hi Don: His love is incredible, heartwarming and very personal -- to know God IS to love Him.  Have a wonderful afternoon.  Barbara :)

Posted by BARBARA RIES, Your Cool Agent in the Coolest Small Town, Lititz! (Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Homesale Realty) over 9 years ago

That was beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

Posted by Wayne Gabriel, GRI, SFR 203K Certified (Coldwell Banker Pency Owens) over 9 years ago

That must have been a very time intensive labor of love for you Barbara, and I thank you for sharing it.  God's love is eternal, and this "love letter" is a very interesting way of showing that through scripture.  Thanks for the post it will be going out in some personal e-mails today.

Posted by Jon Michael (DeGeorge Realty LLC) over 9 years ago

Hi Wayne:  Thanks for your post and visit -- please stop by again. God bless you!  Barbara

Posted by BARBARA RIES, Your Cool Agent in the Coolest Small Town, Lititz! (Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Homesale Realty) over 9 years ago

Hi Jon:  God's love is eternal and everlasting.  Thanks for your thoughts and post today.  Please visit again!  Barbara :)

Posted by BARBARA RIES, Your Cool Agent in the Coolest Small Town, Lititz! (Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Homesale Realty) over 9 years ago

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