Adoption is the act of the Triune God in making us his children. This article shows how adoption changes our relationship with the world, God, and each other.
Not everyone is a child of God. It is only those who have received the gift of adoption who can call God their Father. This article looks at the sonship of Christ and shows how this has implications for believers in making them children of God. It is through adoption that a believer is brought into the family of God. Then the article shows how adoption should shape Christian identity and Christian life.
Adoption places the believer in a new status in terms of his relationship with God and God's people. His inheritance status changes also and he is given a new confidence in approaching God. This article explains these three changes.