The Gospel of the Kingdom

February 25, 2024
In Matthew chapter 4, Jesus went about teaching the gospel of the kingdom. It’s easy to miss the nature of what Jesus focused His teaching on. In this lesson, we consider the qualities of a kingdom and how those qualities exist in Jesus’ kingdom. This lesson focuses on how any kingdom has government, community, resources and, oftentimes, an enemy.
What does the Bible say baptism’s purpose is? In this lesson, we answer this question in Colossians chapter 2 and consider how this passage helps us to better appreciate what God does in baptism, and also equips us to talk to others who do not believe or understand that baptism is essential for salvation.