The House of God

The House of God

Ephesians 2:18-22

Sermon Application Questions 

  1. According to Ephesians 2:18, how do both Jews and Gentiles have access to the Father?
  2. What is the significance in Ephesians 2:19 that gentiles are no longer strangers and aliens but fellow citizens and members of the household of God?
  3. What did Paul mean when he called Jesus the Cornerstone and the Apostles and Prophets the foundation? What does it mean for us to be built on that foundation?
  4. What is the significance of us being made into the holy temple of the Lord and a dwelling place for God? How does this cosmic reality affect our common lives? What role does the Spirit play in this process?

Family Worship Questions

  1. Read Ephesians 2:18-22 & Discuss:
  • What is the difference between someone being a stranger or alien to being a fellow citizen?
  • Why do they build a foundation of a house first? Why do you think that Paul refers to apostles and prophets as the foundation? What does it mean that Jesus is the cornerstone?
  • How are we the temple and dwelling place of God?
  1. Sing:In Christ Alone
  2. Pray