Sermons
Free Sermons and Sermon Outlines for Preaching :

Sermons on adopted: showing 1-15 of 10,877

Scripture

Rating

Date

Denominations

  • Show more

Language

Sermon Type

Audience

Try PRO
Confident Preaching
Try PRO free and preach with confidence when people need it most.
Free for pastors
  • Adoption

    Contributed by Ed Sasnett on Oct 2, 2020
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,680 views

    Christians are encouraged in this world of suffering because of our special privileges as God's adopted children.

    Paul Tournier, the famous Swiss physician and counselor, reported his surprise in his book Creative Suffering upon reading an article entitled “Orphans Lead the World.” The article appeared in a respected medical journal and surveyed the lives of 300 leaders who had an impact on world history. ...read more

  • Adopted Series

    Contributed by Jim Kilson on Apr 22, 2014
     | 3,185 views

    Part 3 of 5 in a series on our identity in Christ based on the words of the Apostle Paul in Romans 8.

    INTRODUCTION: Early one summer morning a baby was born to a 15 year old drug addict, a young girl who was woefully unprepared to be a parent. She tried to walk the line that runs between being a teen and an adult, but the teenager in her won out, because she was still just that, a teenager. The ...read more

  • Adopted

    Contributed by Davon Huss on Mar 2, 2009
    based on 5 ratings
     | 6,350 views

    A sermon on being adopted into God’s family based on Ephesians 1:4-5! (taken from Rusty Peterman from Truth for Today)

    Sermon for 3/1/2009 Ephesians 1:3-5 Adopted Introduction: A. Some other friends of ours, Matt and Jenny Moser, who have adopted 3 children. They were not able to have children of their own so they got involved in foster care. Through foster care, they have adopted Zi, Luke and Abbey. Luke ...read more

  • Adopted Series

    Contributed by Kevin Ruffcorn on Jan 15, 2009
    based on 3 ratings
     | 3,226 views

    Like Jesus, God calls us into ministry through our baptism and gives us the things that we need to meet everyone of the challenges we may face.

    Mark 1: 4-11 “Adopted” INTRODUCTION We have our challenges cut out for us this year. All of us have been affected by the economic recession. In 2009 we face a depressed housing market, depleted savings, curtailed income and the increased tension of living a hand to mouth existence. We ...read more

  • Adoption Series

    Contributed by Ron Tuit on Jan 28, 2013
     | 4,984 views

    Children who have been adopted are placed in a family that is not their own. Christians who have been taken OUT of Adam and placed IN CHRIST become adopted and heirs of Christ.

    “ADOPTION in Christ” Romans 8:15-17 (I was originally going to entitle the today’s message “Sonship”, but I wanted to make sure that I ...read more

  • Adopted!

    Contributed by Curt Cizek on Jul 24, 2009
    based on 7 ratings
     | 4,106 views

    None of us are born into God’s kingdom but all of us are reborn into His family. Thankfully, God adopts us into His family because of what Jesus has done for us.

    -I like people who get to the point quickly. -I don’t like beating around the bush. -I’m not a big fan of people who beat around the bush – people who aren’t very direct. -I don’t always like what people who are blunt have to say but I like that they get to it quickly. -At least that way, if ...read more

  • Adoption

    Contributed by David Scudder on Aug 21, 2010
     | 2,764 views

    The word "adoption" is an action noun, so it acts like a verb, i.e. the Holy Spirit performs the act of adopting. In Roman law an adopted child had the exact same position and privileges as a natural born child, e.g. legal standing, or inheritance.

    Purpose: To show what spiritual adoption is and what a great privilege it is. INTRODUCTION: ADOPTION huiothesia ^5206^, from huios, "a son," and thesis, "a placing," akin to tithemi, "to place," signifies the place and condition of a son given to one to whom it does not naturally belong. The ...read more

  • Adopted Series

    Contributed by Rob Jansons on Sep 14, 2010
    based on 4 ratings
     | 3,766 views

    Second sermon that focuses on God the Father choosing us to be his children. It uses biblical, not theological, language to teach about election.

    This winter I want to dwell on the subject of salvation. Because the more we understand our salvation, the more we understand our identity as Christians, our mission as a church, and the more we appreciate and worship the God of our salvation. I’ve been gone a few weeks, so let me remind you ...read more

  • Adoption

    Contributed by Lou Nicholes on Dec 28, 2004
    based on 17 ratings
     | 2,874 views

    We come into God’s family by Spiritual birth. But the instant we are born into the family, God adopts us and gives us the position of an adult son.

    THOUGHTS ABOUT THE PASSAGE: Adoption is the process by which a person who does not belong to a given family is formally brought into it and made a full, legal family member with the rights and responsibilities of that position. The practice of adoption was not common among the Jews, but was more ...read more

  • Adoption Series

    Contributed by Bramwell Hayes on May 21, 2006
    based on 10 ratings
     | 4,572 views

    What it means to be adopted as a child of God. The importance of inheritance

    Over the last couple of weeks we have been looking at the first chapter of Ephesians and have seen how Christ has won for his believers, and his believers only, some tremendous blessings. We have looked in some detail at the great blessings he gives us of making us both holy and blameless, to stand ...read more

  • Adoption As Sons

    Contributed by Charles R. Peck on Feb 10, 2014
     | 2,351 views

    As believers we are united to the one who has all power and is able to provide, protect and preserve..........

    Adoption as Sons 2 Corinthians 6:14/18 Romans 8:14/15 “For as many as are led by the spirit of God, they are the sons of God. For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.” In these verses ...read more

  • Adoption Day

    Contributed by Bobby Key on Oct 6, 2018
     | 1,299 views

    Our name does not define us, Christ does.

    Our names say a lot about us. We put thought into what we name our children and our pets. Some of us even name our cars. Everything has to have a name. Some names are strong and powerful, some are humble and meek, and others…well… In April of 1940, a baby was born in New Jersey. This boy was one ...read more

  • Spiritual Adoption Series

    Contributed by Matthew Kratz on Nov 26, 2015
    based on 1 rating
     | 5,993 views

    1) Arrangement of Adoption (Romans 8:14), 2) Access through Adoption (Romans 8:15), 3) Assurance of Adoption (Romans 8:16)

    Somewhere in Canada tonight, a child will go to bed in a room that’s not their own, will cry for a mother who is not there, will long for the embrace of a father to keep them safe. This child is waiting to belong. In fact, there are more than 30,000 adoptable kids in Canada who are waiting ...read more

  • Adoption Day Series

    Contributed by Rick Burdette on Aug 17, 2015
     | 2,662 views

    Our Adoption, God's providence, Love

    FOLLOW THE LEADER – Adoption Day 1 Thessalonians 3:11-13 (pg. 825) August 23, 2015 Introduction: Have you ever loved someone so much that after a period of time you had to see them again? I mean you just couldn’t stand being separated from them? And maybe, because of ...read more

  • Predestined Adoption Series

    Contributed by J. Brad Campbell on Jun 15, 2007
    based on 16 ratings
     | 5,041 views

    third sermon in a series talking about spiritual blessings

    Seven Spiritual Blessings Part 3 Predestined Adoption Foundational Text: Eph. 1:3-14 Text: Eph. 1:5-6 Intro: We have been looking for the past couple of weeks at spiritual blessings - these are blessings that we overlook many times - that we have a tendency to take for granted - the ...read more