Both Adam and Jesus were “Sons” of God. His desire is to be our Father, “Our Father, who art in Heaven...” God’s love is far above anything we as humans understand. God’s family is a truly functional family, we want to eliminate the “religious” thinking of who God is and find the experiential relationship with our Father.
• When a person accepts Jesus as their Lord and savior, this begins the relationship of the Father, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit in our life.
• We reach the Father going through Christ. He is the only door.
• Your relationship with the Father is so special, so precious , so inviting, peaceful, it ministers the fruit of the Spirit.
• We come just as we are, believing that He will receive me and love me because I am His son.
• Human relationships and love dry up without a connection to the source of love.
• Our hopes, aspirations, and dreams will turn to ashes without the foundation of the Lordship of Jesus, and people will argue with this statement but look at the world today.
7 to all who are beloved of God in Rome, called as b saints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
26 “Everyone who hears these words of Mine and does not act on them, will be like a foolish man who built his house on the sand.
9 Jesus *said to him, “Have I been so long with you, and yet you have not come to know Me, Philip? He who has seen Me has seen the Father; how can you say, ‘Show us the Father’?
10 “Do you not believe that I am in the Father, and the Father is in Me? The words that I say to you I do not speak on My own initiative, but the Father abiding in Me does His works.
11 “Believe Me that I am in the Father and the Father is in Me; otherwise believe because of the works themselves.
12 “Truly, truly, I say to you, he who believes in Me, the works that I do, he will do also; and greater works than these he will do; because I go to the Father.
13 “Whatever you ask in My name, that will I do, so that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
Luke 3:38 38 the son of Enosh, the son of Seth, the son of Adam, the son of God.
9 “Pray, then, in this way: ‘Our Father who is in heaven, Hallowed be Your name.
40 “He who receives you receives Me, and he who receives Me receives Him who sent Me.
11 “Now suppose one of you fathers is asked by his son for a fish; he will not give him a snake instead of a fish, will he?
12 “Or if he is asked for an egg, he will not give him a scorpion, will he?
13 “If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask Him?”
50 “For whoever does the will of My Father who is in heaven, he is My brother and sister and mother.”
30 “But the very hairs of your head are all numbered.
7 Then the LORD God formed man of dust from the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living being.
John 17: Jesus prayer that we may all be one.
27 to whom God willed to make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.
37 And He said to him, “ ‘YOU SHALL LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AND WITH ALL YOUR SOUL, AND WITH ALL YOUR MIND.’
39 “The second is like it, ‘YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF.’
5 “Before I formed you in the womb, I knew you, And before you were born, I consecrated you; I have appointed you a prophet to the nations.”
23 “From everlasting I was established, From the beginning, from the earliest times of the earth.
24 “When there were no depths I was brought forth, When there were no springs abounding with water.
25 “Before the mountains were settled, Before the hills I was brought forth;
26 While He had not yet made the earth and the fields, Nor the first dust of the world.
27 “When He established the heavens, I was there, When He inscribed a circle on the face of the deep,
28 When He made firm the skies above, When the springs of the deep became fixed,
29 When He set for the sea its boundary So that the water would not transgress His command, When He marked out the foundations of the earth;
30 Then I was beside Him, as a master workman; And I was daily His delight, Rejoicing always before Him,
31 Rejoicing in the world, His earth, And having my delight in the sons of men.
Hebrews 3:7, 13, 15
7 Therefore, just as the Holy Spirit says, “TODAY IF YOU HEAR HIS VOICE,
13 But encourage one another day after day, as long as it is still called “Today,” so that none of you will be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.
28 “Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.
22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
23 gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.
26 “But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My name, He will teach you all things and bring to your remembrance all that I said to you.
26 “When the a Helper comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, that is the Spirit of truth who proceeds from the Father, He will testify about Me,
Judges 14 The story of Samson
22 “After He had removed him, He raised up David to be their king, concerning whom He also testified and said, ‘I HAVE FOUND DAVID the son of Jesse, A MAN AFTER MY HEART, who will do all My will.’
2 Samuel 11:14,15
14 Now in the morning David wrote a letter to Joab and sent it by the hand of Uriah.
15 He had written in the letter, saying, “Place Uriah in the front line of the fiercest battle and withdraw from him, so that he may be struck down and die.”
8 ‘I know your deeds. Behold, I have put before you an open door which no one can shut because you have a little power, and have kept My word, and have not denied My name.
20 “The one on whom seed was sown on the rocky places, this is the man who hears the word and immediately receives it with joy;
10 But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be for all the people;
3 Jesus answered and said to him, “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.”
1 John 3:2
2 Beloved, now we are children of God, and it has not appeared as yet what we will be. We know that when He appears, we will be like Him, because we will see Him just as He is.
• "The whole purpose of Christ coming, so He [the Father] could have a relationship with us."
• "There has to be a way for us to break into a living relationship that is alive"
Take a ways:
• He is going to hold you in His arms, like no one has ever before.
• He is so loving and covering, so willing to help you.
• Just by receiving the son you come into a relationship to the Father.