(The house) did not collapse; it had been set solidly on rock.
"An Elderly Priest sheepishly asked me how I was doing in the construction business. Surprise by his seeming confusion, I reminded him that I was a teacher. ‘ I know,’ he said, ‘but I was talking about building your life.’
Jesus makes it clear that we are to build our lives on the foundation of God’s will. He give us the blue-print: Listen to divine words of unconditional love, unending mercy and gentle self-giving, and act upon them with trusting surrender.
We who have so much to do seek quiet spaces to hear your voice each day.
We who are anxious over many things look forward to your coming among us.
We are you people, walking in darkness, seeking you way say, ‘ Come, Lord Jesus!’