You’re my Father,
So I never feel alone.
You’re my Mother,
For I have none of my own.
You’re my Comforter,
My Advocate and Friend.
You’re my Saviour
And my Shepherd, to life’s end.
Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name (Matthew 6:9; RSV).
He said to this disciple, “Here is your mother.” And from then on this disciple took her into his home (John 19:27; NLT).
He will give you another Advocate [Comforter, Encourager, Counsellor], who will never leave you. He is the Holy Spirit, who leads into all truth (John 14:16-17; NLT).
Grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ (2 Peter 3:18; RSV).
I am the good shepherd; I know my own and they know me (John 10:14; RSV).
Though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me (Psalm 23:4; KJV).