The Beauty of Adoption

One of the most glorious truths in the universe is that God is a loving, compassionate, gracious, and merciful Father who went down to slums of the world and adopted the most spiritually orphaned babies he could find.  We find a glimpse of this in the old covenant, for it says in Romans 9:11 that God chose Jacob over Esau “though they were not yet born and had done nothing either good or bad.”  The same is true for everyone who calls on the name of the Lord. But the truth of adoption is greater than God’s choosing Jacob.  Why?  … Continue reading The Beauty of Adoption