God is Kind And he arose and came to his father. But when he was still a great way off, his father saw him and had compassion, and ran and fell on his neck and kissed him. (Lk. 15:20). Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you. (1 Pet. 5:6-7).
Prodigal Son’s Father Generous Kind Good To His Hired Servants
God is Good to All Even to those who don’t deserve it (1 Jn. 4:10) Good to people who nailed Jesus’ hands to the cross (Lk. 23:34) Good to people who never say thanks (Rom. 1:21) Good to people who despise His goodness (Rom. 2:4).
Prodigal Son’s Father Generous Kind Good To His Hired Servants Recognized Son’s Free Moral Agency
God Recognizes Our Free Agency We are free to choose (Josh. 24:15). Two ways clearly identified (Matt. 7:13-14). Teaches us the right way (Deut. 30:19-20). Pleads with us to make the right choice (Matt. 11:28-30; Rev. 22:17).
Prodigal Son’s Father Generous Kind Good To His Hired Servants Recognized Son’s Free Moral Agency Watched & Waited for Son’s Return Forgiving Loved Both of His Sons - Impartial Rejoiced When the Lost Return