Should we address God in a colloquial manner when we pray?

That is, should we address God informally; such as Daddy/Abba vs. Father, Friend/brother vs. Master, etcetera; or with casual language common to our culture? 

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Andy  3 photo Andy Mangus I am a Christian since October 1979 & devoted truth seeker.
The Bible tells us how and in what manner we are to address Him when we come to Him in prayer! "Our Dear Heavenly Father, Hallowed be Thy Name.... --and-- "Dear Heavenly Father, I humbly come before your Throne in Heaven....etc.... 
We are to approach His Throne of Grace with complete and utter respect and reverence for, with and to whom we are addressing with complete and utter respect and reverence that is genuine and real from the deepest part of our Heart! "God hears and honors our deep abiding heartfelt prayers". 

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