The kingdom of God is grander than any one person or organization. This mission that we all share is a proleptic vision for a future reality that is not yet fully realized. This mission is global in its reach and eternal in its duration. Why not work together; each of us using our God-given talents to bring the kingdom of heaven? As fellow co-laborers, we have a tremendous opportunity to both build the kingdom of God and restore fundamental truths that have been lost due to generations of errant theology. This lecture will encourage you to internalize this vision of the kingdom by outlining practical steps that we all can take to make our shared vision a reality.
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