Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you.
We help build the kingdom of God by living righteously. Individuals and families are strengthened by activity in the Church. We should willingly serve wherever we are.
Blessings come as we serve in the kingdom of God. Supporting Scriptures and Statements We help build the kingdom of God by living righteously Matthew 6: Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles: If we would establish Zion in our homes, branches, wards, and stakes, we must rise to this standard.
Porter — of the Seventy: Hales — of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles: This is the element which motivates the membership to forsake all in the service of the Lord.
Individuals and families are strengthened by activity in the Church Moroni 6: Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles: Again and again, in stake and general conferences, in priesthood quorums, and in Sunday School classes, I have been taught and inspired by wonderful and experienced fathers, mothers, and grandparents.
He described a warm fireplace where the pieces of wood had burned brightly, with the embers still glowing and giving off heat. He then observed that by taking in hand brass tongs, he could remove one of the hot embers. That ember would then slowly pale in light and turn black.
No longer would it glow. No longer would it warm. He then pointed out that by returning the black, cold ember to the bed of living coals, the dark ember would begin to glow and brighten and warm. Should they absent themselves from the warmth and spirit of the active church membership, they will not contribute to the whole, but in their isolation will be changed.
Backman, who served as a member of the Seventy: It will assure you that, no matter where you go, you belong—for you have brothers and sisters who love you and sustain you. You will know something of the brotherhood of the gospel of Jesus Christ: When temptations come, as they surely will, you are going to be prepared.
You will have made the choice in advance: You will not compromise on any important principle. President Ezra Taft Benson — Serve cheerfully and gratefully in every calling you receive.
We should willingly serve wherever we are Mosiah 2: Nelson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles: Ashton —94 of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles: Packer — of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles: Russell Ballard of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles:The Kingdom of God is where our best dreams come from and our truest prayers.
We glimpse it at those moments when we find ourselves being better than we are and wiser than we know. We catch sight of it when at some moment of crisis a strength seems to come to us that is greater than our own strength. Once Jesus was asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God was coming, and He answered: ‘The kingdom of God is not coming with things that can be observed, nor will they say ‘Look, here it is’ or ‘There it is’, for in fact, the kingdom of God is within you’.
Bible verses about Kingdom Building. Therefore we ourselves boast about you in the churches of God for your steadfastness and faith in all your persecutions and in the afflictions that you are enduring. This is evidence of the righteous judgment of God, that you may be considered worthy of the kingdom of God, for which you are also.
The kingdom of God is within us (LUKE ). So we ought to be yielding ourselves, body and all, to the will of the Father, letting Him dwell in us and walk in us, letting the increase of His government and peace upon His kingdom be without end, to order it, and to establish it with judgment and with justice from hence forth even for ever.
7. Building God’s House (2 Samuel ) I believe these promises to David are fully realized only in the coming Kingdom of God, when the Lord Jesus Christ subdues all His enemies and establishes His kingdom on the earth. even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting eagerly for our adoption as sons, the redemption of our body.
The Kingdom of God The Kingdom of God is described not as a place we will see here in our life on earth. It is commonly mistaken as heaven, but it is not.
We do not need to die to reach this Kingdom. It is instead a state, a state of being where God is sovereign. It is something within us.