"Jesus said, 'My kingdom is not of this world... my kingdom is from another place.'"
Many prophecies predicted this king would come, the one Israel believed would end their poverty, crush their captors, and rule them in power. Sadly, few realized that Jesus’ coming would usher in a kingdom of a very different and much better sort.
The eternal kingdom He introduced is a spiritual one. The battle is not for a nation’s borders. Gentle Jesus came to rule our hearts and be victor not over Rome, but over sin’s powerful grip. He came once and for all to bring forgiveness and peace to those who would accept Him…to win mankind back from crushing slavery to everlasting freedom and life.
Christ Jesus is this very moment ruling his kingdom from a throne of love, mercy and grace. His kingdom is open to all!
Bible In A Year
- Ezekiel 43-44
- Proverbs 2