Imagine the Kingdom

January 6, 2013 Series: The Imagined Kingdom

Topic: Weekend Gathering Message Passage: Matthew 4:17–5:2

It’s Imaginably Beautiful

It’s imaginably PROVOCATIVE

Luke 17:20

20 Once, having been asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, Jesus replied, “The kingdom of God does not come with your careful observation, 21 nor will people say, ‘Here it is,’ or ‘There it is,’ because the kingdom of God is within you.”

Oliver Wendell Holmes

“ Most people are willing to take the Sermon on the Mount as a flag to sail under, but few will use it as a rudder by which to steer.”

Matthew 5:3

Matthew 7:21

Matthew 5:20

John 3:3,5

G.K Chesterton in What’s Wrong with the World:

“The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found wanting and left untried.”

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