The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, “Abba, Father”.

Romans 8:15

Meditation

We are adopted in to the family of God. When you think about God, what is the first metaphor that comes to mind? King? Ruler? For Jesus, it was always “Father” first. What is a good parent like?