Posts By: Carol Dietz

Kingdom Thinking – Part 7

Matthew 6:10 “Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”   Kingdom thinking will turn the world upside down. We read in Acts 17:7 “These men who have caused trouble all over the world have now come here.” It was said that they turned the world upside down, but… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 6

Matthew 6:10 “Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”   Kingdom thinking will compel us to embrace our secular communities and in so doing will bring the Kingdom of God to bear in those communities.   Two examples of this: A brother that I know is a contractor-building… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 5

Matthew 6:10 “Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”   In one sense Kingdom thinking is bringing in or working towards a ‘new Christendom.’ What I mean by this is that we desire to interweave Biblical precepts into our culture, society and nation. Not only do we want… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 4

Matthew 6:10 “Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.” Kingdom thinking embraces a Biblical worldview that takes in all of life. There is no Agnostic Greek view of Scripture that regards only spiritual things as important. Scripture clearly brings out that the earth is the Lord’s and not… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 3

Matthew 6:10 “Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”   Kingdom thinking also understands Romans 13 that civic leaders are also called ‘ministers’ and if God is calling them ministers then kingdom thinking understands that they can partner with political and community leaders to reach a common cause… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 2

Matthew 6:10 “Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”   Kingdom thinking realizes that the offices mentioned in Ephesians 4:11-12 have been given by the Lord to equip the saints for the work of the ministry and that this ministry involves the community in which they live.  … Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 1

Matthew 6:10 “Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”   In my travels, reading, praying I have noticed that there is a definite shift taking place in the Evangelical church today. We do not hear so much about ‘church talk,’ but more ‘kingdom talk.’ In other words, we… Read more »

Daily Devotional

Lord, violence is everywhere! Wherever I look, I see destruction and violence. The law has become paralyzed, and there is no justice in our courts. The wicked far outnumber the righteous, so that justice has become perverted.   Son, don’t worry about evil people who prosper, or fret about their wicked plans. Do you think… Read more »

Daily Devotional

Son, in the beginning I existed with God, and I am God. I created everything, and nothing was created except by Me. I gave life to everything that was created, and My life brought light to everyone. This light of Mine shines in the darkness of this world, and that darkness can never extinguish it…. Read more »

Daily Devotional

Son, there is no other god but Me! I am the One who gave you life, and I am the One who heals. I merely spoke and the heavens were created. I breathed the word and all the stars were born. So  take to heart My words that I have given you. Pass them on… Read more »