Category Archives: Kingdom

How does God give the Holy Spirit to those who Ask?

I’ve been spending time with Luke’s Gospel for a while now.  This morning I read the following and wanted to move on, but a question kept challenging me.  How does God give the Holy Spirit to those who ask? 11 “Which … Continue reading

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An Example of Kingdom Work

When my family and I are not at our regular church on Sunday, we usually visit a Baptist church just a few miles from where we live.  Well, today we made one such visit and was pleasantly moved by the … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: Tony Evans on Destiny

“Your destiny is the customized life calling God has ordained and equipped you to accomplish in order to bring Him the greatest glory and achieve the maximum expansion of His kingdom.”  –Tony Evans

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The Mission of the Church

The following is taken from The Drama of Scripture by Craig G. Bartholomew and Michael W. Goheen.  It think it captures the matter quite well: “The goal of God’s redemptive work is to restore his creation from the effects of … Continue reading

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Tony Evans begins His Book on Race thus

“The racial problem in America is the asterisk on an otherwise respectable reputation.  Whether manifesting itself overtly in conflicts between differing racial and cultural groups, or simply lurking below the surface as a suspicion camouflaging the true depth of the … Continue reading

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