Happy Father’s Day

For this reason I bow my knees before the Father, from whom every family in heaven and on earth is named, that according to the riches of his glory he may grant you to be strengthened with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith–that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, that you may be filled with all the fullness of God. (Ephesians 3:14-19, ESV)

What a frightening, exciting, invigorating, frustrating, amazing thing is the vocation of fatherhood. May God give all fathers the courage, not of their own convictions–which are so often weak, faltering, and selfish–but of the convictions of His Holy Spirit.

Timotheos

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