The terms Kingdom of God and Kingdom of Heaven occur over 100 times in the four Gospels. The 2x2s use these terms to refer to their collective church. In other words, all those saved or born again, past and present, make up the Kingdom of God/Heaven.The kingdom is maintained by the sacrifices of the Workers and members. They believe it is possible to enter the Kingdom of Heaven here on earth, but there is no possibility of entering the Kingdom after death.
John 3:3 – Verily, verily I say unto you, except a man be born again he cannot see the Kingdom of God.
Matthew 18:3 – Except ye become as little children, ye shall in no wise enter the Kingdom of Heaven.
Luke 4:43 – And he [Jesus] said unto them, I must preach the kingdom of God to other cities also: for therefore am I sent.
Luke 8:10 – And he [Jesus] said, Unto you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of God:
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Worker Quote: Jesus was not interested in establishing a church system, or many church systems. He came to establish the Kingdom of God, and only those who are citizens of that Kingdom are eligible for membership of His church. He was continually speaking about the Kingdom of God. He simply meant God’s rule and reign here and now in and over the hearts of men and women. (Jack Carroll, 1947)