Adopted as a child and with no knowledge of her biological family Abbey Donohoe met Paula O’Brien at a party in Davenport Iowa. Despite their 11-year difference in age people said they looked like sisters. They became Facebook friends and when O’Brien made a post about her brother’s child who was given up for adoption and listed the child’s birthdate, Donohoe noticed that it was the same day as her birthday. She is now joyfully united with her birth family.
When a lost child of God accepts Jesus Christ as personal savior, that person is united by adoption into the family of God. What joy follows! --Jim L. Wilson and Rodger Russell.
The Week, March 29, 2013 p. 2
Ephesians 1:5 (ESV) he predestined us for adoption as sons through Jesus Christ, according to the purpose of his will,