Category Archives: The Kingdom Of God

Your New Home

(8 of 8 in a series) The Apostle Paul wrote, “Giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified us to share in the inheritance of the saints in light.  For He delivered us from the domain of darkness, and transferred … Continue reading

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Entering the Kingdom

(7 of 8 in a series) We enter the kingdom of God by faith.  We often think those who saw Jesus in person must have had an easier time embracing Him than those of us who came after and must … Continue reading

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The Secret Kingdom

(6 of 8 in a series) This framework of how Jesus did and did not fit the expectations of His first-century audience and how Jesus, the secret king, set up His secret kingdom brings so much depth to our own understanding … Continue reading

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The Kingdom Goes Underground

(5 of 8 in a series) With the exception of the Last Supper and the Garden of Gethsemane, the passion week remained a public week for Jesus right up to His crucifixion.  His death was very public.  His trials bounced from … Continue reading

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The King Goes Public

(4 of 8 in a series) In the gospel of John, Jesus’ proclamation at the feast, His attesting miracles, His identifying Himself as one with the Father, and His announcement that eternal life is found only in Him are all … Continue reading

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The Secret King

(3 of 8 in a series) Based on the testimony of the Old Testament prophets, the promised coming of the Messiah was to have a distinctive King aspect to it.  The Messiah was to “destroy the world powers in an act … Continue reading

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Last of the Old Testament Prophets

(2 of 8 in a series) In the early chapters of the gospels, John the Baptist arrived on the scene and announced that the coming of the Messiah was imminent.  “As for me, I baptize you in water for repentance, … Continue reading

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The New Kingdom

(1 of 8 in a series) One of the best ways to understand what changed between the Old and New Testaments, between the Old and New Covenants, is to explore, study, and evaluate what exactly Jesus did when He ushered … Continue reading

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