Yesterday’s passage described God’s grace with the picture of adoption.

“When the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, to redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons.

Galatians 4:4-5

Another wonderful illustration of God’s grace is Jesus’ story of the prodigal son, which tells the story of the amazing forgiveness we have in Christ. This article explains more about the meaning behind that well-known parable.

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How do you know if you're forgiven?

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Additional Questions You Might Have

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How do you know if you’ve been forgiven by God?

When does God forgive? How do we know if we’ve really been forgiven?

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What will happen to you on Judgment Day?

When you stand before God, will you point to your own righteous character or Christ’s righteousness?

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Does God punish people for not keeping his commands?

It’s true that Scripture talks about God punishing people for not keeping his commands. But this is not his default position!