Imprint on God

And because we are his children, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, prompting us to call out, “Abba, Father. Gal. 4:6

Bonds are created between parent and child from the first moments of birth. Some baby animals imprint on the first moving thing they see, which can lead to some pretty funny pairings.  As God’s adopted children He has to undo some of our earlier imprints so He sends His Spirit to help us form bonds with Him as our true Father.

Daddy, help me to depend on You, to follow You, and to imitate You.