Kingdom Conspiracy: Returning to the Radical Mission of the Local Church

Scot McKnight

Kingdom Conspiracy: Returning to the Radical Mission of the Local Church
Kingdom Conspiracy: Returning to the Radical Mission of the Local Church

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Categories: Mission / Evangelism

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According to Scot McKnight, "kingdom" is the biblical term most misused by Christians today. It has taken on meanings that are completely at odds with what the Bible says and has become a buzzword for both social justice and redemption. In Kingdom Conspiracy, McKnight offers a sizzling biblical corrective and a fiercely radical vision for the role of the local church in the kingdom of God.

McKnight explains that kingdom mission is local church mission and that the present-day fetish with influencing society, culture, and politics distracts us from the mission of God: to build the local church. He also shows how kingdom theology helps to reshape the contemporary missional conversation. Kingdom Conspiracy will be valued by pastors, church leaders, students, and professors.

  • Contents
  • 1. Skinny Jeans Kingdom
  • 2. Pleated Pants Kingdom
  • 3. Tell Me the Kingdom Story
  • 4. Kingdom Mission Is All about Context
  • 5. Kingdom Is People
  • 6. No Kingdom outside the Church
  • 7. Kingdom Mission as Church Mission
  • 8. The King of the Kingdom
  • 9. Kingdom Redemption Unleashed
  • 10. Kingdom Is a Moral Fellowship
  • 11. Kingdom Is Hope
  • 12. Kingdom Theses
  • Appendix 1: The Constantinian Temptation
  • Appendix 2: Kingdom Today
  • After Words
  • Indexes


Pages: 304
Publisher: Baker Academic
Published: 2014
ISBN-10: 1587433605
ISBN-13: 9781587433603

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