With You, I am well pleased
Wednesday, March 22, 2000
...the Holy Spirit descended on him [Jesus] in bodily form like a
dove. And a voice came from heaven: "You are my Son, whom I love;
with you I am well pleased."
-- Luke 3:22, New International Version
Parenthood. If you are not aware, I am going to be a
father. This is exciting. As Amy & wait and experience this
pregnancy it becomes more and more about anticipation. What will the
child be like. A boy, a girl, one, multiple. It truly is about
As God spoke these wonderful
words to his Son when Jesus was baptized, He must have been full of
anticipation. Watching, waiting and being with Jesus up to this time,
God could not do anything else but express His joy, His Love.
This overwhelming sense of joy and happiness was the Spirit descending upon
Hear the Great News, God
wells up and brings us this great sense of joy and peace as we encounter Him.
As God dwells within you, know He was anticipating that very moment.
Each Day is full of anticipation, a day full of opportunities for you to reach
out to God and say, . . .
I love you Daddy.
Can you feel it?
Can you sense it?
Say it from your heart, from
you soul, and let today be another new fulfilling day!
Abba Father, I thank You for making me Your child. Thank
You for the joy that You bring to me. Please let me bring joy to You
this day by being faithful to all You would have me do and by being all You
would have me be. In Jesus' name. Amen