The current state of the world provides a pertinent example of what could happen again in the future.
People are panicking, unsure about their own survival, and are buying up all the world’s resources, from hand sanitizers to toilet paper and over-the-counter medicines.
How long will it last? It might be anyone’s guess.
How are you showing up in life?
Is it everything you expected?
Or the opposite and lacking?
When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can flesh do to me? Psalm 56:3-4
How are you modeling after Almighty God on this Bible verse?
For there is no respect of persons with God. Romans 2:11
How much do you really need?
And of what?
Is it part of the curtain?
Isaiah 40:22 It is He who sits above the circle of the earth, And its inhabitants are like grasshoppers, Who stretches out the heavens like a curtain And spreads them out like a tent to dwell in.
Bless the Lord, O my soul!
O Lord my God, You are very great;
You are clothed with splendor and majesty,
Covering Yourself with light as with a cloak,
Stretching out heaven like a tent curtain.
Being a good example is one thing.
Christians are supposed to do exactly that.
Who are the examples that Christians follow?
Definitions from Strong's Concordance:
Government (#4951) empire
Kingdom (#932) realm
The Kingdom of God is known as a theocracy. It is rule by God with Jesus Christ as the King. "Thy kingdom come" is a powerful phrase used in Christian prayer, as Jesus Christ taught his followers in Matthew 6:9-10. The apostles wrote about God's Kingdom or government, as did the prophets of the Old Testament. Jesus, God's son, came to preach about it.
The Kingdom is what we look forward to as we learn God's will for His people's future, both in heaven and on earth. Some important points about God's new kingdom are:
– Men and women will be chosen to rule with Christ in this kingdom or government. This is the main message of the New Testament. Christ's search for those who would be a part of His Kingdom.
– When God, with the help of His Son Christ Jesus, establishes the new kingdom, all of the corrupt governments that exist in the world today will be replaced by God's government. God's new kingdom will rule over both the heavens and the earth for eternity, with complete perfection, peace, unity and righteousness.
2. What is the The Kingdom of God?
Jesus came to fulfill God's purpose of teaching us about his Kingdom.
The prophet Isaiah spoke of Jesus Christ, the King of God's government.
God of heaven will set up a Kingdom that will last forever.
Jesus Christ's commandment to us is to make God's Kingdom a priority. Study and learn and find out all you can about the Kingdom of God. Learn and prove what righteousness is and how to perform it so that you may be a help to Christ's purpose of setting up a new Kingdom..
Good news (the gospel) of the Kingdom of God. And you can be a part of it.