His Story: Christmas with your Father
I. Invitation: God invites you to a personal relationship with Him. "...that we might..."
II. Immortality: Once we accept the invitation to salvation, our relationship with God is permanent for all eternity. "...the adoption..."
III. Intimacy: At your adoption, God began an intimate relationship with you as your heavenly Father. "...as sons...we cry Abba..."
IV. Inheritance: As your Father, God gives to you the full right of inheritance as His heir. "...Father...an heir" - 4:7