What does the Bible say about when the church began? Throughout church history five options have been offered.
There are three primary positions today in evangelicalism about the relationship between Israel and the church.
Scripture is clear that while there are great similarities between Israel and the church, there are also clear distinctions between them.
There are two distinct promises that Israel has and the church does not: a promise of obtaining certain land in the future, and a leading role in the Millennial Kingdom.
What is the relationship between the New Testament church and the Kingdom that is to come?
The present aspect of Christ’s Kingdom is that He rules over the hearts of the people He redeemed on the cross.