Bible Verses about God as Parent
Train up a child in the way he should go,
And when he is old he will not depart from it.
And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose. For whom He foreknew, He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the firstborn among many brethren.
"And he who strikes his father or his mother shall surely be put to death.
"And he who curses his father or his mother shall surely be put to death.
'Cursed is the one who treats his father or his mother with contempt.' 'And all the people shall say, 'Amen!'
Have we not all one Father?
Has not one God created us?
Why do we deal treacherously with one another
By profaning the covenant of the fathers?
In this manner, therefore, pray:
Our Father in heaven,
Hallowed be Your name.
But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
Do not be deceived, my beloved brethren. Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow of turning.
2 Peter 3:9
The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance.
1 John 3:2
Beloved, now we are children of God; and it has not yet been revealed what we shall be, but we know that when He is revealed, we shall be like Him, for we shall see Him as He is.
1 John 5:14
Now this is the confidence that we have in Him, that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.
Then God said, "Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, over the birds of the air, and over the cattle, over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth."