“So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are citizens with the saints and also members of the household of God.“ – Ephesians 2:19
Most of us like to feel that we “belong.” Whether it be in a social group, a work environment, a family or a church, “belonging” can be an important value. It grounds us and gives a solid place from which to move out into the world and do the work we are called to do. Welcoming others into our own inner circles is an important act of discipleship and can make all the difference in someone’s life. What comes to your mind when you think about “the household of God”? And who is around that you might invite into the fellowship?