Tag: Kingdom of God

Child of Two Worlds

A.W. Tozer 90x115by A.W. Tozer

Jesus answered, My kingdom is not of this world. John 18:36

In the kingdom of God, the surest way to lose something is to try to protect it, and the best way to keep it is to let it go. This was the word of our Lord Jesus Christ:

“If any man will come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross!”

Christ turned from the fallen world of Adam and spoke about another world altogether, a world where Adam’s philosophy is invalid and his technique inoperative. He spoke of the kingdom of God whose laws are exactly opposite to those of the kingdom of men. So, the true Christian is a child of two worlds. He lives among fallen men, but when he is regenerated, he is called to live according to the laws and principles that underlie the new kingdom.

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First Things First

Greg Laurie 90x115by Greg Laurie

“Your kingdom come. Your will be done. On earth as it is in heaven.”—Matthew 6:10

A verse every Christian should commit to memory is Matthew 6:33: “But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.”

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