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  • Adopted!

    Contributed by Curt Cizek on Jul 25, 2009
    based on 7 ratings
     | 2,253 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 Lou Nicholes on Jan 1, 2005
    based on 17 ratings
     | 1,319 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

  • Adopted

    Contributed by Davon Huss on Mar 2, 2009
    based on 5 ratings
     | 3,874 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

  • Adoption Series

    Contributed by Bramwell Hayes on May 22, 2006
    based on 10 ratings
     | 2,621 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

  • Adopted Series

    Contributed by Kevin Ruffcorn on Jan 15, 2009
    based on 3 ratings
     | 1,866 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

  • Predestined Adoption Series

    Contributed by J. Brad Campbell on Jun 18, 2007
    based on 16 ratings
     | 3,317 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

  • At An Adoptable Age Series

    Contributed by Joseph Smith on May 10, 2003
    based on 13 ratings
     | 1,854 views

    What time is it in your life? Joseph may have been at a crossroads, when his original plan had gone astray, when his chances were running out; but God had a unique place for him.

    To give a child a home, with security and love, is one of the highest callings anyone can follow. When you share of yourself with a child, you are living up to God’s intention that we be fruitful and replenish the earth. When you give security and love to a child, you are fulfilling humanity’s ...read more

  • The Doctrine Of Adoption

    Contributed by Shawn Rose on Jun 21, 2009
    based on 5 ratings
     | 2,996 views

    Paul explains the doctrine of adoption to the Galatians.

  • Adopted Of God Series

    Contributed by Bruce Landry on May 20, 2004
    based on 20 ratings
     | 3,910 views

    We will look at the unique adoption we have in Jesus Christ which Paul shows us in Romans Chapter 8.

    Adopted of God Intimacy with the Father Inheritance from the Father NCBC, 4/25/04, Romans 8:15-17 In the Alaska Native Culture that surrounds us is an amazing example of God’s idea of adoption. Many times the younger siblings or their parents will be allowed to adopt their firstborn. To ...read more

  • Being Adopted Series

    Contributed by Douglas Vincent on Jan 28, 2004
    based on 29 ratings
     | 2,488 views

    God is seeking take us out of our slavery to fear and adopt us as his children.

    In April 1998, a series of tornadoes ripped through the southern part of the United States. A day after one of the Storms had hit the NPR program All Things Considered aired a story about a congregation called the Church of the Open Door. Their church had been destroyed the day previous. ...read more

  • Adopted By God

    Contributed by Steven Cannon on Apr 28, 2006
    based on 20 ratings
     | 1,468 views

    I was almost aborted, then adopted and then adopted by God.

    ADOPTED BY GOD! When I was 22 my Mom sat me down one day to share something with me. She was very nervous and I couldn’t imagine what she was about to tell me. She started off by showing me a picture of man that I looked like. Who’s this “I said? Your Father. I just sat there stunned. I ...read more

  • Hebrews Week 4 | Who Is The Church, "We". Series

    Contributed by James Tippins on Sep 10, 2008
     | 827 views

    Defining the church as the ’we’ in Hebrews

    Hebrews 2:1-4 (NLT) 1 So we must listen very carefully to the truth we have heard, or we may drift away from it. 2 The message God delivered through angels has always proved true, and the people were punished for every violation of the law and every act of disobedience. 3 What makes us think ...read more

  • Son Of God Series

    Contributed by Matthew Kratz on Dec 8, 2008
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,209 views

    We see 1) What we were, 2) What God did, 3) What God has made us

    One of the hardest things about looking forward to Christmas morning is the anticipation. Especially for kids, it seems to take forever. You often get the reasonable question of “how many more sleeps until Christmas morning? Now for many of us it makes a big difference what family you visit on ...read more

  • Adapted By God

    Contributed by Mike Cleveland on Dec 22, 2008
     | 1,340 views

    Jesus Christ paid the price for our adoption into the family of God.

    In 1985 John and Martha Laughlin were informed that they were unable to have children, and yet they so longed for little ones that they began saving money to adopt a child. Over time they had decided on a child from Russia, had been over once to visit and choose the child, a 3-month old baby boy ...read more

  • The Adoption That Changed The World

    Contributed by Jeffery Russell on Dec 24, 2007
    based on 4 ratings
     | 1,974 views

    An adaptation of another contributor, with personal applications and illustations

    The Adoption that Changed the World Matthew 1:18-25 Christmas changed in a hurry for Mike and Tiffany Bailey from one year to the next. In 2001, their neat house with the white picket fence was fairly quiet. Like all of their past Christmas seasons, Mike and Tiffany had gone to parties, ...read more