Mar 21

The Lord’s Prayer 6: Kingdom, Power, Glory



Kingdom, power, and glory: these might be the most tantalizing words in the Lord’s Prayer. Who among us hasn’t dreamed of ruling the world? If I were king, if I were president… What about power—which one of us hasn’t longed for some special power, to get people to do what we want, maybe, or to feel good about ourselves? And glory—wouldn’t it be great if people would finally recognize all the hard work we do, finally acknowledge how important we are, finally say, “Thank you, you’re wonderful!” Oh, if only we could have a little more glory! Continue reading