Spiritual Gifts part 252: The REWARD of the Inheritance.
April 12, 2012
Spiritual Gifts Part 252: The REWARD of the Inheritance.
Col 1:11 strengthened with all power, according to His glorious might, for the attaining of all steadfastness [hupomone] and patience [makrothumia]
God is at work producing mature sons who can step in and take on the amazing calling and destiny He has waiting for those who love Him.
These differences are spoken of in the Bible in terms of rank, rulership, reward, recognition, privilege, and intimacy.
The enemies of the nobleman (unbelievers) get slain (lake of fire), while the slaves (believers) either receive a reward or suffer loss of reward depending on the business that they do with what the Master has given them.