Guest Post – Trust in the Father

If we believe in God for who we say He is; if we believe the Bible as truth; and if we believe that someone who said he would die and rise again did indeed do that very thing; and if we believe God sent the crucified and risen One for us because of His love (John 3:16); why do we find it so hard to trust?

Guest Post – Rest in the Father

What is the Lord calling you to? What are your “deeper waters”? Close your eyes, do you see Him? Run into His arms, He won’t deny you, He will catch you, you can trust Him, and He will give you rest.

God is empowering

The Character of Abba Father’s Heart – Empowering Prayer

Knowing their weakness they asked the Father to speak and heal through them. The disciples could only accomplish these things because they knew they belonged to the Father. The Father loves to answer the prayers of the weak: “After they prayed, the place where they were meeting was shaken. And they were filled with the Holy Spirit and spoke the word of God boldly, (Acts 4:31).

God is empowering

The Character of Abba Father’s Heart – Empowering the Weak

The Father loves to take the weak that “have been with Jesus,” and empower them to turn the world upside down. He is looking to fill them with the same Spirit that raised Jesus from the dead.

God is empowering

The Character of Abba Father’s Heart – Empowering

This coming Sunday we celebrate Pentecost, where Abba Father unleashed His empowering Spirit on a bunch of weak men and women who failed Jesus during his darkest moment. But Abba found each of them through Jesus and put his loving arms around them and said, “get ready for the greatest race of your life.”

God is Holy

The Character of Abba Father’s Heart – Holiness and the Holy Spirit

The third gift of Holiness is that it leaves us hungry for the filling of the Holy Spirit. The Holy Heart of the Father always leads to a desire to live for Him in the world, to be His voice, to share the story of His love and glory.