Romans says, “For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out, ‘Abba, Father.’” God is our Father; we are His children. What kind of a Father is He? He is a good good.
Jesus loves me despite the fact that I fail Him everyday. Such a poignant truth. Stumbling over our flesh only proves we cannot do this Christian walk on our own. Thank You, God, for sending Your Son to hold me up. I cannot stand on my own.
Romans (ERV) - The Spirit that we received is not a spirit that makes us slaves again and causes us to fear. The Spirit that we have makes us God’s chosen children. And with that Spirit we cry out, “ Abba, Father.