Living as One Adopted by God

Receiving adoption is not an instantaneous change of character. Often the adopted does not realize the enormous change in his or her life and does not realize the nature of the new relationship. The adopted has to learn to trust the new Father, not that Father could ever be anything true to His Word, in word and deed.

Eph 1:5 1He apredestined us to badoption as sons

After God adopts a person, he (she) must learn new way of life beginning with a new language.

Eph 1: 13 In 1Him, you also, after listening to athe message of truth, the gospel of your salvation — having also 2believed, you were bsealed in 1Him with cthe Holy Spirit of promise,  14 who is 1agiven as a pledge of bour inheritance, with a view to the credemption of dGod’s own possession, eto the praise of His glory.

17 that the aGod of our Lord Jesus Christ, bthe Father of glory, may give to you a spirit of cwisdom and of drevelation in the 1knowledge of Him.  18 I pray that athe eyes of your heart 1may be enlightened, so that you will know what is the bhope of His ccalling, what are dthe riches of the glory of eHis inheritance in fthe 2saints,