Lesson: Slave or Son
Reading: Adopted as children of God
Reference: Rom. 8:12–17

Romans 8:12: Therefore, brethren, we are debtors, not to the flesh, to live after the flesh.
Romans 8:13: For if ye live after the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.
Romans 8:14: For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.
Romans 8:15: For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
Romans 8:16: The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God:
Romans 8:17: And if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; if so be that we suffer with him, that we may be also glorified together.
(KJV)