Building with the Father

John 2.13-21, 1 Corinthians 3.9-17

How exciting it is to build your own house. A new house is a vision being born, an idea becoming reality. The layout and the style are your ideas and you watch with eagerness as each brick is laid. You want the very best materials and the best workmanship because this house is yours.
You and I have a Father who is building a house, and he is excited about it. His passion for his house is revealed in Jesus’ fiery cleansing of the temple (Jn 2). This was his Father’s house! The Son is passionate about his Father’s house because it is his house too! That’s an interesting thought: As sons and daughters of God we are called to own the house! More