If God is our Father, how do we know that He is a good father? What does a good father look like? Scripture is clear about how God's love towards us is perfect. All He does for us is motivated by His love, which only wants good for us.
Ever felt misunderstood. Ever had a situation where your intentions were good, but people interpreted you in a negative light. In our world where social media often determines who is “liked” and who is not, it can be pretty hard to be known intimately and personally by someone. We all long to be understood. We are also not all perfect.
To count on somebody is to expect them to help you when you need them. In this world, where problems can be counted on, to have someone in our lives who we can be confident in and depend on, is of great value. So who can you count on?
Life is scary. There is reason to be afraid when we look at the world around us, when we contemplate the future. Even when we consider our own limitations, there is reason to be afraid. What must you and I remember when we are afraid?