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Saturday, February 11, 2017

He Is Our Beloved Father



Ephesians 1:4-5
.. just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before Him in love,  having predestined us to adoption as sons by Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the good pleasure of His will,

As followers of Christ, we have been born from above through faith in Him and have been adopted into the family of God.

We have been chosen by God and adopted as His sons and daughters.  Through adoption, we have a radically new relationship with God. 
He is our beloved Father.

May this relationship stir our hearts to worship
Him ~  our Father ~ with gratitude.

Today's Inspiration:
Our Daily Bread

Until Next Time
Live Life Joyously

12 comments:

  1. Blessings to you, Mary, this weekend.

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  2. You know Mary....I just marvel at your different blog designs...love them...have a beautiful day friend.

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  3. I love my Heavenly Father and all that He does for me every single day. Happy Saturday to you.

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  4. I agree with Linda, it is refreshing to see your new blog designs so often! And oh yes, I do agree with you, how blessed and thankful we should be for the eternal gift we have been given! Hugs to you today my friend :)

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  5. Dear Mary - you are so right! And your pictures of your beautiful pink flowers, and your heart backgrounds are lovely. Hugs.

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  6. Powerful verses of scripture, Mary. Thank you so much for sharing them with us as a reminder of how much we are loved and how He changed our relationship with him.

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  7. Have a Blessed weekend, my sweet friend!

    Sylvia

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  8. Your new blog design is so pretty...and blessings to you Mary

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  9. Living life joyously here. Thank you for these precious reminders. Happy Saturday. Blessed weekend. God is good!!

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  10. Lovely post, Mary. Have a blessed day.

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  11. Hello Mary!
    Firstly thanks for your visit and comment on my blog at the weekend and secondly thank you for sharing this wonderful passage of Scripture! My thought for today was 1 John 3 v 1 which is similar in that we are blessed beyond measure to think that God loves creatures like us!
    Glad to find your blog and following now!
    Christine - preferablyprim.blogspot.com

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  12. Don't you just love the Daily Bread Miss Mary? I do. I am so glad that I was adopted into the family of God. Nothing like being a Kingdom princess. Hugs and blessings, Cindy

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