All who are led by God’s Spirit are God’s sons and daughters. 15 You didn’t receive a spirit of slavery to lead you back again into fear, but you received a Spirit that shows you are adopted as his children. With this Spirit, we cry, “ Abba, Father. ” 16 The same Spirit agrees with our spirit, that we are God’s children. 17 But if we are children, we are also heirs. We are God’s heirs and fellow heirs with Christ, if we really suffer with him so that we can also be glorified with him.
The Christian community has become known for what it opposes rather than what it proposes? faith, hope, and love. "A Purple State of Mind" dismantles unhelpful misrepresentations of Jesus? life? giving message and presents it in a fresh, contemporary way.