“You call me ‘Teacher’ and ‘Lord,’ and rightly so, for that is what I am” (John 13:13; NIV).
My beloved is mine and I am his (Song of Songs 2:16; NIV).
…as a bridegroom rejoices over his bride, so will God rejoice over you (Isaiah 62:5; NIV).
He will call out to me, ‘You are my Father, my God, the Rock my Saviour’ (Psalm 89:26; NIV).
As a mother comforts her child, so will I comfort you (Isaiah 66:13; NIV).
I am the Lord, and there is no other; apart from me there is no God (Isaiah 45:5; NIV).
Friend and Brother,
Lord, my God –
I want no other.