“When My Father and Mother Forsake Me, Then The Lord Will Take Me Up” — Psalm 27:10
Well, they did and He did. God kept His promise.
The primary way that I have known God through out my life has been experiential. I have experienced a very intimate, private, personal relationship with God.
I first became aware of God as a toddler in a crib; I was potentially about three years old at the time, but I didn’t know that this presence had a name; “God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob,” “IAM,” or the infamous “Yahweh,” I was not familiar with. I didn’t know what or who God was, nor did I know that this being I sensed in the terror and confusion my life had become, was anything more than just being present…. if that makes sense.
There was comfort in it being there, but it wasn’t quite tangible to me because I couldn’t see it. I simply knew it was there, real, and that it cared; still it wasn’t doing anything about my situation. It wasn’t changing anything. I guess the best way to put what it was doing was that it was watching and letting me know something was there and I was comforted by its presence.
If you missed part one you can find it here.
This is the second article in Knowing God written by the warrioress over at life of a female bible warrior. This second installment explains what truly knowing God is like, what Abba Father means as it relates to Believers and non-believers.
To finish reading this article, please head over to http://lifeofafemalebiblewarrior.wordpress.com/2012/08/19/knowing-god-part-two/ Check out the rest of her site while you are there as well!
About the author: Greg is a strong believer in Jesus Christ and is also a political analyst and author. By day he is a self-employed non-emergency medical transport driver, as well as being an author and blogger. His articles are first published on True Conservative Pundit and Inspirational Christian Blogs, and from there the articles are widely published on many well-known conservative websites. If you would like to republish his articles, please feel free to do so leaving all links intact and crediting the author and the website that the article appeared on.
Greg is the author of the newly released book: Spiritual Darkness is Destroying America and the Church
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