When we look at the Gospel, we see that we are NOT OK. In fact, we are FAR WORSE THAN OK. But, through the Provision of the Son, we find that we are FAR GREATER THAN JUST OK!
The Father Adopting Us As His Children is a Gift that is Given to Us for His Glory and for Our Good.
The Doctrine of the Election is one of the most controversial teachings in the Bible. And yet, Paul presents it as the very first among God's Great Spiritual Blessings for Us! This doctrine, along with others, is impossible to fully understand but it is also impossible to deny! And it is meant not to make us fight, but to make us want "to praise the Glory of His Grace"!