Reading in Ephesians this morning about our adoption into the family of God through faith in Jesus Christ, I was struck by the word. Then I thought about all the wonderful families who adopt children who need a loving home. What a special love!
When I think about the love a man and woman has for the child they have adopted, the way they look at that child as their very own, the same as a biological child, I am reminded that God looks at us that way too!
Because of Jesus Christ, we are made righteous, justified, sanctified, and redeemed–out of the darkness of sin and into the fullness of the light of truth!
Ephesians 1:5~he predestined us for adoption to sonship through Jesus Christ, in accordance with his pleasure and will—
Friends, this is GOOD NEWS!! Jesus is GOOD NEWS!!
Pray this prayer now: Thank you Lord Jesus for shedding Your blood on the cross in payment for my sins and for offering me the gift of eternal life with You. I open my heart and invite You into my life and commit to follow you the rest of my days. By faith I receive the gift you provided for me, and I acknowledge You as my Lord and Savior. Amen
If you prayed this prayer from your heart and meant it, Welcome to the Family of God!!