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Category Archives: Kingdom of God

Olivet Discourse Fulfilled – A Short Film

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Where Is Jesus Now? “IN US!” says Marty Angelo

Where Is Jesus Now? “IN US!” says Marty Angelo

Where is Jesus now? Have you ever wondered that? In the below article and book by my friend Marty Angelo, he points to encouraging Scriptures that show us one of the most comforting and amazing messages of the New Testament; that Jesus lives IN and AMONG US now, by His Spirit. That, since Pentecost, HeContinue Reading

Where is God in Grief? Mike Grapples With Losing His Son

Where is God in Grief? Mike Grapples With Losing His Son

 Where is God in our grief? It is a question that has been asked everyday, in every generation, by hurting people in our world. What is the Gospel of Grief? Is there any better person to ask than a pensive person of faith who lost his young son? My friend Mike grapples with this questionContinue Reading

Julie’s Story: From Jehovah’s Witness to Preterist

Julie’s Story: From Jehovah’s Witness to Preterist

 So much can be learned from each other when we have the courage to share our stories. Here is Julie’s story about coming out of a Jehovah’s Witness background into a Fulfilled or Preterist view. Julie McAllen says: Under my previous religion, our message was not the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ. OurContinue Reading

Awakening to the Sacred Presence of Jesus

Audience Relevance: Awakening to Sacred Presence of Jesus Let’s pretend for a moment that Jesus didn’t know everything when he was on earth. That he didn’t speak to people about the distant future, far removed from them, but that he spoke to them about their immediate future. That he really cared for his immediate audienceContinue Reading

The Big “So What?”

Here is my response to a friend who recently asked me about The Big ‘So What’ of a fulfilled gospel view, or preterism. So what if it’s true that everything was fulfilled? What difference does it make in your daily life? Well, here’s my answer to that today. “Dear —- , I heard that youContinue Reading

For Us and Our Salvation

It all happened. All for YOU. All for love. All for US and our salvation. God loved us so much that he made a way to live with us. To be together with us. To be present in our lives, to be ONE with us. He didn’t want to miss a thing. It wasn’t GodsContinue Reading

The Kingdom Is …Here!

Where is the Kingdom of God? The Kingdom is IN and AMONG us! Luke 11:20 But if it is by the finger of God that I cast out demons, then the Kingdom of God HAS COME upon you. Luke 17:20-21  (AMP) The Kingdom of God does NOT come with VISIBLE display, Nor will people say,Continue Reading

The Kingdom is Like… Part I

The Kingdom is like… life ‘in Christ’ But what does it mean to be or live ‘In Christ’? Is ‘in Christ’ a place? Is it a state of mind? Is it membership to something? Is it salvation? I’ve often wondered how to understand this concept. I try to picture it in my mind, but itContinue Reading

“Heavenly Jerusalem” Now!

Heavenly Jerusalem Now! From Galations 4 In Galations 4, Paul draws from the Old Testament story of Hagar and Sarah, allegorically, to describe NEW Covenantal Realities to his first century audience while the Temple was still standing. Here we see an explicit example of Paul teaching on a covenantal level. Remember the covenantal level isContinue Reading