Follow Me: Adopted by God

Excerpts from Follow Me study guides:
 
Think about Simon Peter, Andrew, James, and John as they walked with Jesus along the Sea of Galilee. Do you think these men knew how their lives were going to change when they left their fishing businesses to follow Jesus?
 
In what ways has your life changed since you began following Jesus?
 
In which areas of your life do you most see the need for on-going change?
 
Are you willing for Jesus to change these areas? If so, tell Him right now.
 
Search the Scriptures:
 
Read Galatians 4:4-5 and Ephesians 1:5. What do these verses tell you about your relationship with God? Throughout Scripture, God uses the picture of adoption to describe His relationship with His people.
 
When did God begin the process of adopting you into His family?
 
Read Psalm 139:13