Meditations to use during the week as you “read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest” the readings used on Trinity Sunday (6/3/12)
Whenever we cry out “Abba! Father!” whether it be in times of fear, joy, confession, thanksgiving, praise, or simply the desire to be close we are opening our lives to God and taking our place in the life of God. We are acknowledging what already is: God is present; God will respond; and God’s first answer is always yes.
When we cry, “Abba! Father!” it is that very Spirit bearing witness with our spirit that we are children of God…. Romans 8:15-16
As we consider the text of Romans 8:12-17 this Trinity Sunday (6/3/12) I commend words of experience and wisdom to you:
Abba – Meditations based upon the Lord’s Prayer by Evelyn Underhill (published in 1940 and re-presented on the web in its entirety).
Learn more about Evelyn Underhill.