One of the tremendous blessings we have in Christ Jesus is that through Christ, by the pre-determined decision and purpose of God, we have been
In Lesson 11 of the Deeper Christian Bible Study Series in Ephesians, we examine Paul's statement that God has predestined us for adoption as children
JC Ryle, an Anglican pastor in England during the 1800s, wrote several tremendous works in the Puritan tradition. In one excerpt entitled "The Heart"
…in love He predestined us to adoption as sons by Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the good pleasure of His will… Ephesians 1.5 Paul was basing