When is the Kingdom not the Church?

So usually when we read about the kingdom in the New Testament, it has reference to the church and vice versa. However, there are a couple of passages where the term kingdom doesn’t refer to the church, but to heaven.

Where is our Fatherland?

“For here we have no continuing city, but we seek the one to come” (Hebrews 13:14).  There is only one “kingdom” that God has promised will endure forever, and that is the “kingdom which shall never be destroyed” (Daniel 2:44).  Jesus promised to build this “kingdom of heaven” in Matthew 16:18-19.  Death cannot destroy this […]