Here’s something to reflect on … would Jesus have us be Provincial or Kingdom Cosmopolitan?
(Image above of the Kurds voting for independence in northern Iraq in 2017.)
I’m using provincial in the sense of being narrow, small-minded, uninformed, insular, and inward-looking.
To me, Kingdom Cosmopolitan is being free from local, provincial, or national ideas, prejudices, or attachments — being at home all over the world.
It may have been Leonard Sweet who coined the term Glocal — a blend of global and local. We have
Ask of Me, and I will give You the nations for Your inheritance, and the ends of the earth for Your possession.Psalm 2:8 NASB
We’ve been given the name of Jesus. We are joint-heirs with Christ.
What’s your perspective? I’m interested in your thoughts. Reply below.