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Your Adoption

You were created for a family!
Ephesians 1:5 "God's unchanging plan has always been to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ.  And this gave him great pleasure." NLT

Love Sought You (and may still be seeking)
John 3:16 "For God loved the world so much that He gave His one and only son, that everyone who believes in Him will not perish but have eternal life." NLT

I John 4:10 "This is real love—not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as a sacrifice to take away our sins.NLT

The Family of God
1 Peter 1:3 "God has given us the privilege of being born again so that now we are members of God's own family.  That family is the church of the living God, the support and foundation of the truth."  New Jerusalem Bible 

Ephesians 3:14-15 "When I think of the wisdom and scope of God's plan I fall down on my knees and pray to the Father of all the great family of God- some of them already in heaven and some down here on earth."

Belonging
Ephesians 2:19 "You are members of God's very own family, citizens of God's country, and you belong in God's household with every other Christian." Living Bible

Hebrews 2:10 " God is the One who made all things, and all things are for his glory.  He wanted to have many children to share his glory."

Galatians 3:26 "You are all children of God through faith in Christ Jesus."

Being a Part of the Whole
Romans 12:4-5 "Just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, so in Christ we who are many form one body, and each member belongs to all the others." New International Version

Your Contribution Counts
Ephesians 2:10 "God creates each of us by Christ Jesus to join him in the work he does, the good work he has gotten ready for us to do, work we had better be doing." The Message

The Call to Love
I John 4:11" Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another." NIV

2 John 1:6 "And this is love: that we walk in obedience to his commands.  As you have heard from the beginning, his command is that you walk in love." NIV

There's Even An Inheritance
Galatians 4:7 "Since you are God's child, everything He has belongs to you."

Philippians 4:19 "My God will meet all your needs according to His glorious riches in Christ Jesus."

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