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Through Abraham's descendants, God will re-establish his kingdom. Theywill be his people, living in his land and enjoying his blessing, and throughthem, all peoples on earth will be blessed."The PresentKingdomD.The waiting was over; God's king had come to establish God's kingdom.His life, teaching, and miracles all proved that he was who he said hewas: God himself in human form. He had the power to put everythingright again, and he chose a very surprising way of doing it: by dying inweakness on a cross. It was by his death that Jesus dealt with theproblem of sin and made it possible for human beings to come back into
relationship with his Father.ThePerfectedKingdomH.One day Christ will return. There will be a great division. His enemies willbe separated from his presence in hell, but his people will join him in aperfect new creation. Then, at last, the gospel promises will becompletely fulfilled.TheProclaimedKingdomB.He ascended into heaven and made it clear that there would be a delaybefore he returned. The delay is to enable more people to hear about thegood news of Christ so they can put their trust in him and be ready forhim when he comes.TheProphesiedKingdomC.During this depressing period in their history, God spoke to the people ofIsrael and Judah through some messengers. He explained that they werebeing punished for their sin but still offered hope for the future