Which Servant of the King Will You Be?
God's Work Among the Nations: Which Servant of the King Will You Be? In the previous article we saw how God’s plan for the nations includes not only redemption, but also just judgment and righteous ruling. We know “that at the name of Jesus every knee will bow” (Phil 2:10). And we know that our proclamation of the Good News of Christ’s Kingdom includes both a warning to repent because of the judgment to come and also the promise of eternal life through the sacrificial death of Jesus. What will happen to those who do not believe the Good News? What will happen to individuals among the nations who fall under God’s condemnation? The book of revelation describes how the people of the nations who undergo God’s cataclysmic judgment of the earth are those who refuse to repent. The rest of the people, who were not killed by these plagues, did not repent of the works of their hands to stop worshiping demons and idols of gold, silver, bronze, stone, and wood, which are not able to see, hea