“And He said to them, ‘Why is it that you were looking for Me? Did you not know that I had to be in My Father’s house?’” (Luke 2:49).
As the new year approaches many are in the process finalizing their resolutions. Most of them are safe, sensible, and a cosmetic dress-up of the life we have designed for ourselves–diet, exercise, budget. What we need is the resolve to embrace one final resolution for our lives–to be about the Father’s business. It is this alone that gives purpose to all that we do.