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What is the Kingdom of God Like?

What is the Kingdom of God like? How does it appear? The parables of Christ often use similar language to make Jesus’ point, but some interpret the Kingdom to mean the place God rules when sin is put out of the way. Is this what Jesus said? I don’t think so! Matthew 13:3-23 unveils the Kingdom of God in the hearts of his children. God is glorified in the good fruit his word produces in our hearts. What Jesus claimed nearly 2000 years ago is as true today as it was back then. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Are Only a Small Number Saved?

Few Saved

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While in Jerusalem Jesus was asked: “Are there few that be saved?” This is a question, concerning which, I have wondered for many years. I believe that at some point in our lives all of us come to Christ asking this question (Luke 13:23; compare Luke 13:34-35)! We see so many who don’t know Jesus nor even care to know him. What about the sincere person who never heard of Christ? Is he condemned for the lack of a laborer in his field? What about the sinner who is not so sincere, but never heard of the Lord? Is he condemned without ever having a reason to repent? So many people die in their sins! Is there any hope? Will they live again, or are they lost forever (Ezekiel 37:3, 11)? God says there is hope! Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on August 24, 2009 in Redemption, Religion

 

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