He is our Father, and He loves us. EQUIP: God is an extravagant loving Father. Chad Werkhoven. ... It’s way tricky than preparing a Fathers’ Day sermon. • 63% of youth suicides are From Fatherless Homes We must understand His Fatherhood through His Son, who helps us to know Him in an intimate way. We are children of God! Psalm 22:4 Our fathers trusted in you: they trusted, and you did deliver them. Why did God pick the role of a father to describe His relationship with us? Therefore, He is also our Provider. God is our Heavenly Father. Main Scriptures: Luke 15:11-32 - Focus on verses 20-24 for the father’s love and compassion.- Focus on verses 31-32 for the response to the older son. 7 Therefore you are no longer a slave, but a son; and if a son, then an heir through God. -- a Sermon to Young Men. J. Thew. Having God as our Heavenly Father lets us become closer in our relationship with Him. God Our Father - Isaiah 63:7-19. made with Faithlife Proclaim. 4 But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law, . I agree, but the statistics below will help you realize the difference you will make in your nation by being a godly father to your children. The age in which we live is an enlightened age. We aren’t orphans anymore. Father!" The God of Our Fathers. If we will separate ourselves from the world, God will be our Father and we will be His sons and daughters B. And no man is bound to be religious for no better reason than that his father was religious before him. Sermon: “God Has Become Our Father through Jesus Christ.” ... Like Jesus we too can call God our "Abba" Father which is a personal term of endearment in Hebrew that children use to call their fathers. It is the equivalent to a child calling their father daddy. Text: Luke 11:1-13 I. We aren’t alone. He can act as One who loves us, provides for us and discipline us. God is our daddy in heaven. Worthington Christian Reformed Church. God calls us to be His special people - II Corinthians 6:16-18 A. Our Father in Heaven. 5 so that He might redeem those who were under the Law, that we might receive the adoption as sons.. 6 Because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of His Son into our hearts, crying, Abba!