Are You Enjoying the Good Life?
1. Jesus’ Message
a. the kingdom of heaven
b. is near
2. Christian Ambivalence
a. affirm the world
b. deny the world
3. The Kingdom Lifestyle
a. the good life of the Kingdom not eight blessings
b. the kingdom now and in the future
c. blessings of the Old Testament
d. blessings both affirm and deny this world
4. Christianity Seduced or Persecuted?
a. from third person to second person
b. rejoice and be glad
c. prophets’ persecution