Category Archives: The Kingdom of God

The way a king’s servants think

Our king – Jesus – has given us a law, and it is this: “In everything, therefore, treat people the same way you want them to treat you, for this is the Law and the Prophets.” –  Matthew 7:12 The … Continue reading

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Extending the kingdom of God

Make your life today an extension of the kingdom of God. Make His rule go as far as you go. Even if you find yourself in the midst of enemies of righteousness, be an outpost of the kingdom of God. … Continue reading

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A king is for obeying

Listen to this exchange between Jesus and Pontius Pilate: Therefore Pilate said to Him, “So You are a king?” Jesus answered, “You say correctly that I am a king…” –  John 18:37 If Jesus is king, shouldn’t we spend our … Continue reading

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The Kingdom of God Is Near

Now having been questioned by the Pharisees as to when the kingdom of God was coming, He answered them and said, “The kingdom of God is not coming with signs to be observed; nor will they say, ‘Look, here it … Continue reading

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The Kingdom of God Is Not a Place You Go

The kingdom of God is not a place you go – it’s a reality you embrace. The kingdom of God is a reality you embrace at all times and in all places – otherwise you don’t really think it’s reality. … Continue reading

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The Kingdom of God Is Not There and Then

The kingdom of God is here and now.  It is not there and then. Many of you have been taught that God’s kingdom is there (in heaven above) and then (after you die).  This kind of thinking pushes the kingdom … Continue reading

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The Lord Reigns!

The Lord Jesus doesn’t just exist – He reigns! The Lord reigns, let the earth rejoice… –  Psalm 97:1 Therefore, we do not merely acknowledge Him – we obey Him. Yes, there are those who rebel against His reign, but … Continue reading

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Go to church…or dwell in the kingdom?

Church goer…or kingdom dweller – which will you be? Going to church is, at most, an occasional activity.  Dwelling in the kingdom of God is a constant state of being. If you only find the presence of God in church, … Continue reading

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The kingdom of God is not shaken

The kingdoms of men rise and fall; the kingdom of the Lord reigns above them all. The kingdoms of men are in turmoil, but the kingdom of God is abiding and prevailing in peace. The kingdoms of men seem reliable … Continue reading

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Questions from Ashley About the One True Church

Someone named Ashley made this comment on the post How to Be in the One True Church.  I thought it contained some very good questions and so I wanted to answer them in this full post where I have a little more “elbow … Continue reading

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