Photo Credit: blythe_d via Compfight cc In our last post, we discussed the fact that Jesus Christ had a very clear theology of the Kingdom of God because of the very central place it held in His ministry. Our theology of God's Kingdom tends to be rather shabby. This is because the Kingdom usually doesn't … Continue reading God’s Good News
Nowhere in Scripture are we ever told to "build the Kingdom of God" here on earth. There are preachers and teachers that will say that, but nowhere do we find this idea supported in the Word of God. God's Kingdom is the exercise of God's authority. It is God reigning. And because His reign is … Continue reading Extending the Kingdom
Photo Credit: Monch_18 via Compfight ccRecently, my day took an unexpected turn right at the start. I hadn't connected with the Lord yet, but I figured I could attend to these other matters and connect with Him once I was through. After all, it was just a few quick errands: drop off something here, pick … Continue reading The Ultimate Foolishness
The votes have been cast. The political commercials are now silent. Officials have been elected into offices of political power. But, now that it is all said and done, who is really in charge? Only One Eternal Sovereign The LORD has established his throne in the heavens, and his kingdom rules over all. Psalm 103:19 ESV … Continue reading So Who is Really in Charge?
On his blog "Confessions of a Former Preacher," Dan Bouchelle shares a powerful post entitled "Jesus vs. the Powers." It is a must read from anyone who is serious about the Kingdom of God. I want to share a portion of his article with you in light of today's election in the United States. From … Continue reading A New Kind of Politics