Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and aliens, but fellow citizens with God’s people and members of God’s household, built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, with Christ Jesus himself as the chief cornerstone. Ephesians 2:19-20
"We belong!" That’s what the apostle Paul is telling us. We’re not outsiders or second-class citizens or "Johnny come lately" children of God. Because of grace, we belong! We are part of God’s house! The foundation of that house is made up of the apostles and prophets. The cornerstone of that house is Jesus himself. Incredibly, we are also a part of this holy house of God. We belong!