-When God's government
reigns here on Earth, why will the wicked be dealt with in a way that seems
to force them to comply,
as it says in.Isaiah
26:10 "Let favour be showed to the wicked, yet will he not learn righteousness.
In the land of uprightness will he deal unjustly and will not behold the
majesty of the LORD."
Those who are steeped
in wicked ways tend
to continue on in those ways. The turn to wickedness was taken sometime
earlier in their lives as they came to believe it was the only way for
them to get ahead, a common.maxim
of the mass consciousness.
God has chosen to work with
such as these where some people respond more easily and quicker to truth.
Others may have problems so strongly tied to their flesh that they will
need total riddance of flesh before
But they will
learn the right way and the only way to live and interact; love.
The Creator has great compassion
for the wicked and will ensure they
learn what He knows is best for them:.Isaiah
26:9 "With my soul have I desired thee in the night; yea, with my spirit
within me will I seek thee early. For when your judgments are in the earth,
the inhabitants of the world will learn righteousness.".That's
dark side is out to keep the Infinite's way of love from general knowledge.
4:3 "And he shall judge among many people and rebuke strong nations
afar off and they shall beat their swords into plowshares and their spears
into pruninghooks. Nation shall not lift up a sword against nation, neither
shall they learn war any more." Titus
2:12 "Teaching us that, denying ungodliness.(not
caring how one's own selfishness affects others negatively).and
worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously and godly, in this present
world." Jude 1:15 "To execute judgment
upon all and to convince all that are ungodly
among them of all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed
and of all their hard speeches which ungodly sinners have spoken against
13:24-27 Is this time about Christ's coming?
This passage of scripture
refers to right after
24:21,29. When was this?.Daniel
But, in the setting up of
God's government on Earth, we all have a part:.John
14:1-3; Romans 5:3; 8:35;
There is an importance in
tests and sufferings people may be now enduring.
17:1-4 seems to show that some are now with
Christ in the Kingdom of God?
5:12 says our reward is in Heaven. Yet other scriptures indicate, we'll
reign on the Earth?
does it mean to seek the Kingdom Of God?
-What will we be doing in
the Kingdom of God?
You are already in what is
called the kingdom of heaven, the kingdom of God, etc. if you are a dedicated
spiritual person, a believer.(Matthew
they are often referred to. What you probably mean is, what happens beyond
this life and into eternity?.1Corinthians
6:3; Revelation 2:26; 3:12,21;
19:28; Luke 22:30; 14:15;
14:25. Sex too!
-Who are the elect?.Matthew
24:24; Romans 11:28; Colossians
are those the Infinite One has decided to
adopt into His family,
they so choose at this time during their experience here on Earth.(Isaiah
the ultimate eternal life purpose. If
you feel this is happening to you...
This is an election
of individuals to eternal life:.2Thessalonians
2:13; Ephesians 1:4; 1Peter
1:2; John 13:18. The ground of
this election to salvation is the good pleasure of God:.Ephesians
1:5,11; Matthew 11:25,26;
The Creator claims the right
so to do:.Romans
9:16,21. It is not conditioned on our faith or repentance, but is of
but it does take work now to get for yourself then, the highest position
you possibly can. All that pertains to salvation, the means.(Ephesians
well as the end, are of God:.Acts
5:31; 2Timothy 2:25; 1Corinthians
1:30; Ephesians 2:5,10.
Faith and repentance and
all other graces are the exercises of a regenerated soul and regeneration
the word of the Creator is His work, a."new
Men are elected 'to salvation,'
'to the adoption of sons,'."to
be holy and without blame before him in love":.Ephesians
1:4; 5:27. The ultimate end
of election is the praise of God's grace.(Ephesians
entrance into the Kingdom of God.
Type in 'elect' in one of
the Bible programs and check the 17 references.