The Kingdom – Week 1

The Kingdom – Week 1

The Kingdom | Week 1 | It’s a Big Deal

Speaker: Grant Agler

 

 

Then Jesus asked, “What is the kingdom of God like? What shall I compare it to?

Luke 13:18

 

It is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his garden. It grew and became a tree, and the birds perched in its branches.”

Luke 13:18

 

“I tell you the truth, of all who have ever lived, none is greater than John the Baptist.

Matthew 11:11

 

Yet even the least person in the Kingdom of Heaven is greater than he is!

Matthew 11:11

 

The Kingdom is composed of people who strive to be the least

 

 

The #1 enemy of Kingdom advancement is

 

Other Religions

Atheism

Ungodly/Wicked

Satan

 

The #1 enemy of Kingdom advancement is the self focus of its citizens   

 

Pastors

Churches

Christians

 

Then he said to them all: “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.

Luke 9:23

 

For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will save it.

Luke 9:24

 

What good is it for someone to gain the whole world, and yet lose or forfeit their very self?

Luke 9:25

 

Whoever is ashamed of me and my words, the Son of Man will be ashamed of them when he comes in his glory and in the glory of the Father and of the holy angels.

Luke 9:26

 

“Truly I tell you, some who are standing here will not taste death before they see the kingdom of God.”

Luke 9:27

 

Life Bridge Specific 

Moving from consumer to contributor

Funding the mission

Sacrificial leadership

 

Advance The Kingdom

  • Join a team
  • Set up reoccurring giving
  • Consider sacrificial leadership

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