Pathien Thucha

THE KINGDOM OF CHRIST

Samuel L. Songate

By: Samuel L Songate

(Message shared at the Unau Joint Fellowship Pune Pre-Christmas Celebration at UBS, Pune on 19.11.2016)

Scripture: For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the increase of His government and peace, There will be no end, Upon the throne of David and over His kingdom, To order it and establish it with judgment and justice From that time forward, even forever. The zeal of the Lord of hosts will perform this. (Isaiah 9:6-7/NKJV)

Introduction: The above passage talks about the future kingdom of Christ. It is a prophecy made by the prophet Isaiah who lived during the 8th Century BC (i.e. about 700 years before the birth of Christ). Base on this and with the help of other passages from the Bible, I will attempt to present to you the nature of the Kingdom of Christ, how it is different from the kingdoms of this world, and how we can be a part of that Kingdom. Continue reading