Symbolic of a round, sweet year and the crown of God's kingdom
, this heavenly cake has a garland of caramelized apple slices around the top.
This subversive Jesus insists his followers not only create a new frame of mind to experience God working in their lives, he insists they also recognize that God's kingdom
doesn't automatically annihilate all other kingdoms.
Three themes resonate through the essays: First, announcing God's kingdom
with credibility requires a church that breaks down barriers by living and working with the poor.
As we remember, so let us live God's Kingdom
As we approach Holy Week, we celebrate and affirm these principles of God's kingdom
in which the least are the greatest, weakness is strength, and death brings life to all.
Our taking from the cup has something to do with the covenant Jesus made with Yahweh, a covenant that included the hesed that enabled him to reveal God's kingdom
7) These tearings, through which the holy of holies is revealed and the boundary between the earthly kingdom and God's kingdom
is ruptured, lead us to the transfiguration.
We look forward to a time when wars are no more, Swords beaten into ploughshares, peace shore to shore, All people in our world living together peaceably, And no hurt in God's kingdom
of peace will we see.
Although undocumented immigration is "illegal," Christians should be guided by a higher set of laws as citizens of God's kingdom
Called by Christ, and inspired by God's spirit to embody and proclaim the good news of God's kingdom
, we have something even more worth fighting for.
Speaking about the importance of her faith, she said: "We believe God's Kingdom
was set up in heaven in 1914, so we are now celebrating 100 years of Kingdom rule.
Perhaps one of the most provocative headlines was a claim that the missionaries were in Malatya to "expand God's kingdom
Therefore those who design and plan public worship must keep in mind that the telos of this weekly activity is mission, and so "the Story that is enacted in the drama of worship" (153) should be presented in such a way that the participants feel both required and empowered to transform the world in the image of God's kingdom
From piety to politics" reminds us that our baptismal calling is to be God's witnesses and servants in participating in the building of God's kingdom
of justice and peace.
The Church as agent of God's Kingdom
should be growing - growing in our love for God, his world, his people.