Happy Birthday, America!
"If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will...
“I will be a Father to you and you will be my sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty.”
II Corinthians 6:18
"Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and strangers, but fellow citizens with God’s people and also members of His household."
"The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to 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."