‘Father’ cherished

Jun 18, 2018 by

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I would like to give a standing ovation to Tim Bentch for “Yes, God Is Our Father” (June 4). Having a distant father, with whom I never had a conversation, calling God “Father” was difficult. But over time I came to treasure naming God as Father, because it meant I was personally cared for. It was this personal touch that allowed me to heal my emotions toward my earthly father. I cherish the biblical wording.

Tim Davis
Aurora, Colo.


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