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He came to serve.
From the beginning God has been using His power and majesty to bless. He gave of Himself when He made the earth and all that dwells within. He gave of His likeness to man and woman when He created them in His image. He gives life to all that lives and He sustains our every breath. God is by nature, a giver.
God desires relationship.
From the beginning, God’s desire was to be in relationship with His children. He knit us together in our mother’s womb and watched over our first breath...just as He is doing for your baby. Every day He has been pursuing us and patiently waiting for us to come back to Him. But our sin keeps us trapped and separate from the loving embrace of our Heavenly Father.
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A beating heart.
Now that you are six weeks pregnant your baby’s heart has started to beat! Even though your baby is only about the size of a tiny lentil, the new heart is separating into four chambers and beating twice as fast as yours…about 150 beats a minute! A very small body is beginning to take shape.
But these physical changes are not the only ones taking place. Because your baby is made in the image of God, that means baby is not just a physical being, but also a spiritual being.
We all have a heart hunger.
We all know what hunger pains feel like. Several times a day we have to fill our stomachs to avoid the ache and, even then, our hunger is only temporarily satisfied.
We also have a spiritual hunger and thirst. Deep in the heart of each person is an ache, a heart hunger for God.