Sons and Daughters
Series: Faithbook of Jesus Devotional
For you did not receive a spirit that makes you a slave again to fear, but you received the Spirit of sonship. And by him we cry, “Abba, Father.”
— Romans 8:15
Have you ever met a child who was never told the word “no”? Those kids are complete brats! They get their way in every situation and have horrible attitudes. Yes, they can be cute little angels from time to time, but every child comes out of the womb screaming.Parents need to discipline their children because we all must be taught how to live, love, and respect others.
Jesus disciplines us, his children. He is a not a mean and vengeful God. Yesterday we read that Jesus is merciful and is not eager to punish us. The reason we know love is because we have Jesus. Today’s verse is a mirror reflection of that.
If we love Jesus, we’ll come to ...
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