This "love list" is a list my cousin, Colleen, put together and posted on her blog here.
Believing that God truly loves us can be hard to believe especially in the midst of trials. This list pulled from scripture reminds us of the truth of how God truly loves us and is intimately involved in every detail of our life.
He has engraved me on the palm of His hand.
He carries me close to His heart.
He holds my hand.
He will do abundantly more than all I ask or imagine.
He daily bears my burdens.
He thinks of me constantly; His thoughts of me outnumber the grains of sand on the sea.
He is intimately interested in my life. He even knows how many hairs are on my head.
He has planned out my days.
Psalm 139:16; 118.24
He prays for me.
Hebrews 7:25; Romans 8:26
He freely forgives me.
1 John 1:9; Psalm 103:12
He protects and rescues me.
He understands my disappointments, sorrows and weaknesses.
He gives me the power to live like Him.
Romans 8:9-11; Philippians 4:13
He delights in me and rejoices over me with singing.
He teaches me what is best for me.
He helps me.
Isaiah 41:10, 14; Psalm 118:13; Deuteronomy 33:26
He created me for a special purpose and designed me to be His wonderful creation.
Psalm 139:13-14; Jeremiah 1:5; Ephesians 2:10
He will fulfill His purpose for me.
Psalm 138:8; Philippians 1:6
His love for me is as high as the heavens are above the earth.
He makes my path level and smooth.
He is always with me.
He guides me with His counsel.
He gives me wisdom.
He keeps record of all my fears.
He satisfies my hunger and quenches my thirst.
He holds me in His hand.
He gives me life to the fullest.
He laid down His life for me.
He gives me good and perfect gifts.
He listens to me; He hears my cry.
He fulfills my desires.
Psalm 145:19; 37:4
He has compassion on me.
He cures me of backsliding.
He makes me pure.
He makes me happy.
Psalm 16:11; 36:8
He has made me His child.
Romans 8:14; Galatians 4:5; 3:26
He has given me fullness in Christ, and I am complete.
He has qualified me to share in the inheritance of the saints
He has given me a home in heaven.
Colossians 1:13; Ephesians 2:6
He has lavished on me all the riches of His grace.
He longs to give me His very best.
He is distressed in my distress.
He lifts me up and carries me.
He leads me through the depths and darkness.
He directs my steps.
He chooses to forget my sins; He buries them in the deep sea.
Isaiah 43:25; Micah 7:19
He has given me an inheritance far beyond my imagination.
Psalm 47:4; Ephesians 1:18; Colossians 1:12
He provides me with strength to serve Him.
1 Peter 4:11
He rejoices over me just like a bridegroom rejoices over his bride.