Presentation on theme: "To bring us into relationship with God God as Father The Holy Spirit brings it into being John 14:6 Jesus answered, "I am the way and the truth."— Presentation transcript:
To bring us into relationship with God God as Father The Holy Spirit brings it into being John 14:6 Jesus answered, "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
Roman 8:14-17 because those who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God. 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." The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God's children. Now if we are children, then we are heirs — heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ, if indeed we share in his sufferings in order that we may also share in his glory. The Spirit of Sonship Creates intimacy The Christian’s position Aramaic Word: = ‘Daddy’
Galatians 4:1-7 But when the time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under law, to redeem those under law, that we might receive the full rights of sons. Because you are sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who calls out, "Abba, Father." So you are no longer a slave, but a son; and since you are a son, God has made you also an heir. God’s purpose- the right time The inheritance from God The Cry of the Spirit
1 2 The Force of Sonship The Force of Inheritance John 14:17-18 The Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. But you know him, for he lives with you and will be in you. I will not leave you as orphans ; I will come to you.