Monthly Archives: May 2013

Living In the Kingdom #2

We began in the previous post thinking about the Kingdom of God or the Kingdom of heaven. The terms mean the same thing. We noted that the idea of God having a kingdom is that of God exercising his influence … Continue reading

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Living In the Kingdom

From the beginning of Jesus’ ministry his message was, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand” (Matthew 4:17). Even before he began preaching this message John the Baptist had been preaching the identical message; “Repent, for the kingdom … Continue reading

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WHAT IF … Musings on the family of God #8

This series of posts began a few weeks ago as a result of some thoughts that I had while mowing my lawn. Well, the lawn has been mowed a couple of times since then (and is needing it again) and … Continue reading

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WHAT IF … Musings on the family of God #7

We want today to begin drawing this series of articles to a close with some thoughts on the family of God as it was intended by the Creator to function and what its intended role in the divine scheme is … Continue reading

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WHAT IF: Musings on the family of God… #6

One must wonder how things would have turned out in Christianity had not certain events happened and certain ways of thinking been accepted. We are thinking about just this kind of thing in this series of posts. Particularly we are … Continue reading

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WHAT IF … Musings on the family of God #5

Having lived all our lives with an inherited concept of “church” that extends back for many centuries, it is almost impossible for most of us to conceive of anything different from the idea of “going to church” in a special … Continue reading

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WHAT IF – #4 …

Musings from my lawn mower … We are mulling over some ideas I was thinking about the other day while I was mowing my lawn. It was a beautiful day and my mower was doing a fantastic job of manicuring … Continue reading

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