October 8, 2014
Humanity tends to regard royalty in finite terms, as ruling over nations and politics—so, naturally, the people of Jesus’ day expected the same. As Alistair Begg teaches, though, our long-expected King controls not just the territorial but also the spiritual and eternal. Since all things were created by Him, we, His subjects, recognize by faith our allegiance to Him and His plan, even in a changing world. We rejoice in knowing there is no place where Jesus is not King.
13“I saw in the night visions,
and behold, with the clouds of heaven
there came one like a son of man,
and he came to the Ancient of Days
and was presented before him.
1When Jesus had spoken these words, he went out with his disciples across the brook Kidron, where there was a garden, which he and his disciples entered.
1Then I was given a measuring rod like a staff, and I was told, “Rise and measure the temple of God and the altar and those who worship there,
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