"STRUGGLING FOR THE KINGDOM" - Text: Matthew 11:12 (ESV)

The kingdom of God, as you might remember from your catechetical instruction, is actually three kingdoms: the kingdom of power, which the world, where God rules whether people recognize His rule or not; the kingdom of grace, which is the Christian Church; and the kingdom of glory, which is the glorious place that we call heaven, where we will spend eternity through the grace of Christ.