3
Second Footing
God's Fatherhood and Adoption

The last two lessons we considered the Character of God as revealed in His Love and Justice. This then led us into the key teaching (doctrine) of "Justification." Like throwing a rock in a lake, or perhaps more demonstrative, the idea of a bomb going off; the ripple effect of the ongoing ramifications of justification is astounding. This lesson is dealing with one of these key affects known as "Adoption."