Tag Archives: kingdom of God

Not the strong man

  Those who are indwelled by and dependent upon the Spirit of Jesus are humble and self-effacing. They are deeply touched by the weakness and suffering of others. They are gentle and kind. They long for goodness in themselves and … Continue reading

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Mustard seed faith

  “The Kingdom of Heaven is like a mustard seed planted in a field. It is the smallest of all seeds, but it becomes the largest of garden plants; it grows into a tree, and birds come and make nests in … Continue reading

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What a sweater, slacks and sneakers have to do with the Kingdom of God

Excessive attachment to political parties agitates the community with ill-founded jealousies and false alarms, kindles the animosity of one party against another, and opens the door to foreign influence and corruption. – George Washington Where is George when we need … Continue reading

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Won’t you be my neighbor?

If you search for good, you will find favor; but if you search for evil, it will find you!                        — Proverbs 27:11 As some of you already know, our … Continue reading

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A quiet kind of revolution

But something many have forgotten There’s more than merely meets the eye A quiet kind of revolution Is coming down on us from the sky   You can’t read about it in your textbook You can’t see it on your … Continue reading

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Bringing the good news of the Kingdom

  One day the Pharisees asked Jesus, “When will the Kingdom of God come?” Jesus replied, “The Kingdom of God can’t be detected by visible signs. You won’t be able to say, ‘Here it is!’ or ‘It’s over there!’ For the … Continue reading

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“Render unto God …”

But Jesus knew their hypocrisy. “Why are you trying to trap me?” he asked. “Bring me a denarius and let me look at it.” They brought the coin, and he asked them, “Whose image is this? And whose inscription?” “Caesar’s,” they replied. Then Jesus said … Continue reading

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What if God is closer than we think?

What if God is a lot bigger than we ever thought, and by that I mean deeper and wider and all-encompassing and all-connected? What if God is virtually everywhere, not just hovering over things, and closer than we ever imagined? … Continue reading

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