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What is the Kingdom of Heaven (Part 4): Hidden Treasure and Valuable Pearl

Podcast (crosstalk): Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | As we continue our ongoing discussion about the nature of the kingdom of heaven, Wes McAdams and Travis Pauley discuss Jesus’ parables about the hidden treasure and the pearl of great value (Matthew 13:44-46). What do these two parables teach... Read more

What is the Kingdom of Heaven (Part 3): Mustard Seed and Leaven

Podcast (crosstalk): Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | As Wes McAdams and Travis Pauley continue their series on, “What is the Kingdom of Heaven,” they discuss the parables of the mustard seed and the leaven (Matthew 13:31-33). What does it mean that the kingdom of heaven is like... Read more

Political divisions in the US remind us why Kingdom must always come before tribe

(Photo: Unsplash/Element5Digital)Well here we are. No matter the result, or how long it takes, we are at a defining moment in American history. And bearing in mind that ripples from the US eventually reach most of the world, it is also a significant moment for everyone else. Commentary on this election will continue for weeks... Read more

What is the Kingdom of Heaven (Part 2): The Parable of Wheat and Tares

Podcast (crosstalk): Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | In the second episode of our series, “What is the Kingdom of Heaven?” Wes and Travis discuss Jesus’ parable of the wheat and the tares (Matthew 13:24-30). Perhaps the most surprising feature of the kingdom of heaven is that it... Read more

What is the Kingdom of Heaven: The Parable of the Soils

Podcast (crosstalk): Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | What is the kingdom of heaven? Over the next several episodes, Wes McAdams and Travis Pauley will discuss several parables from Matthew 13, which reveal the nature of the kingdom of heaven. On this episode, Wes and Travis discuss how... Read more

Seeking the Kingdom | Thoughts about God by John Grant

Seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you. Matthew 6:33 What do you seek most in life? Often it is possessions.. things .. that cause us distraction and become our mission. Our possessions require maintenance and steal our time and energy. When we own more... Read more

Pakistan celebrates a murder, but Christs kingdom is rapidly growing – Mission Network News

Pakistan (MNN) On July 29, an American citizen and Ahmadiyya Muslim named Tahir Ahmad Naseem was shot and killed in a Pakistani courtroom. His murderer, Khalid Khan, has been treated like a hero for his actions by many in Pakistan. The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) condemned the murder in a statement... Read more

The Gospel Coalition Podcast: Kingdom Impact Through the Arts

The following is an uncorrected transcript generated by a transcription service. Before quoting in print, please check the corresponding audio for accuracy. Steve Rooks: Father, thank you again for your goodness, your grace, your mercy and your truth, Lord. We pray that Father, all that’s shared today would just expose that, Father. Thank you for... Read more

Will sin be possible in the Kingdom of Heaven? | Pastor Mark Driscoll

28 May Will sin be possible in the Kingdom of Heaven? Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll In our study of Heaven for the Good News sermon series, one question has been asked online perhaps more than any other. Since Satan and the demons who started as angels sinned in the perfect... Read more

Will we be married in the Kingdom of Heaven? | Pastor Mark Driscoll

15 May Will we be married in the Kingdom of Heaven? Posted at 03:00h in Daily Devotions by Mark Driscoll On earth, my favorite person is my wife Grace and my favorite place is wherever Grace is. Weve been together since March 12, 1988. Thinking about life without her for one day, let alone eternally... Read more

Jon Foreman: The Kingdom of Heaven Is at Hand, Even in Quarantine | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Easter is a day that holds super significance for followers of Christ. This Easter Sunday, as we watch the COVID-19 pandemic carry demise and concern everywhere in the world, a celebration of resurrection feels exceptionally poignant. So wherever you're, no matter you consider in please stick with me. We may all use... Read more

What Would Jesus Put up: Social Media and God’s Kingdom

[ad_1] Like many individuals, I exited the 12 months 2016 hopeful that possibly I had seen the worst of human conduct. Im typically an optimistic individual, however the months main as much as the presidential election and instantly following pushed me additional into the political and non secular wilderness. The fixed justifying and attacking and... Read more

Obstacles and opposition include Kingdom enlargement in Laos – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Laos (CAM) — Kin hostile to Christian religion, flooded roads that injury bikes, authorities restrictions on journey all can instill worry in each native missionaries and new Christians in Laos. In one of many worlds final bastions of communism, a 2016 faith regulation generally known as Decree 315 threatens to cripple efforts to unfold... Read more

Employees for Christ’s kingdom, not our personal – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Intl (MNN) We dont wish to be saved. The message isnt new, however its latest echoes in social media deliver up questions of how Christians ought to fulfill the Nice Fee. Christ, Not Tradition Greg Kelley, CEO of World Mission, says adverse responses to Gods Phrase, like these on social media, usually come from... Read more