Monthly Archives: January 2019

Kingdom of God–Political State

From Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and the ruler over the kings of the earth. Revelation 1:5   The first characteristic of this model of the Kingdom is the belief that biblical morality should be the … Continue reading

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Kingdom of God as a Counter-System

Luke 6:20   20 Then He lifted up His eyes toward His disciples, and said: “Blessed are you poor, For yours is the kingdom of God. The Kingdom as a counter-system focuses heavily on those that are abused and oppressed. The … Continue reading

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Kingdom of God–The Church Institution

“And I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven, and whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven.” Matthew 16:19   “But you have come … Continue reading

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Kingdom of God–Spiritual Experience

Romans 14:17  for the kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit This image of the Kingdom was seen as being a mystical journey.  To enter this spiritual experience was … Continue reading

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Kingdom of God–A Future Hope

In our world today there is the general pessimism that the world and everything in it is not where God would have us and that nothing but the return of Jesus Christ will change things.  Some refer to the world … Continue reading

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