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Kingdom Thinking – Part 19

Matthew 11:12 “From the days of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of heaven has been forcefully advancing, and forceful men lay hold of it.”   Kingdom thinking will embrace the entrepreneurs. Basic definition of an entrepreneur: someone who organizes a venture (business or otherwise) and assumes the risk for it. In other words,… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 18

Kingdom thinking will focus to a great degree on building character and not necessarily on institutions. Institutions will be built, but to have the right foundation they must be built by men of character.   Oswald Chambers said, “The one thing that God is after is character.” It would seem that in every one of… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 17

Romans 5:3-5 “Not only so, but we also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope.”   In my early Christian walk I was taught that Jesus is coming and will take me out of this sinful world and what I need to do is remain spotless and… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 16

Matthew 11:12 “And from the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffereth violence, and the violent take it by force.” (KJV)   One thing that you will find with “kingdom thinkers” is that they are forward looking and are excited about the advancement of the cause of Christ in this… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 15

2 Kings 5:1 “Now Naaman was commander of the army of the king of Aram. He was a great man in the sight of his master and highly regarded, because through him the Lord had given victory to Aram. He was a valiant soldier, but he had leprosy.”   Kingdom thinking makes us realize that… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 14

KINGDOM THINKING – Part 14   Romans 14:9 “For this very reason, Christ died and returned to life so that he might be the Lord of both the dead and the living.”   Kingdom thinking will lead us to help equip saints to serve in our cities as the salt and light that Jesus told… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 13

Matthew 6:10 “Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”   It would seem that one of the differences between church and kingdom thinking (although, I believe, they should be compatible) is that kingdom thinking will lead us more towards the challenges as well as problems in the cities,… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 12

Matthew 6:9-10 “This, then, is how you should pray: ‘Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.’”   I praise the Lord for the tithes and offerings that come in from God’s people to support the work that is being done. Jesus… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 11

Matthew 6:9-10 “This, then, is how you should pray: ‘Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.’”   Kingdom thinking will lead us to pray for His kingdom to come and His will to be done here on earth as it… Read more »

Kingdom Thinking – Part 10

Matthew 6:10 “Your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”   Kingdom thinking will tend to exorcize the demonic out of social systems that are operating in one’s society and culture. Not only do we want to deal with individual sin, but also the power structure that is behind… Read more »