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KNOCK! Entrance to the Kingdom is Open!

God’s Promise to All Those Who Knock the Door is Open God Welcomes You!

Mrs Diane Mary Markey
6 min readNov 3, 2022


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I am the door. If anyone enters by Me, he will be saved and will go in and out and find pasture. John 10:9

So also, when you see all these things, you know that He is near, at the very gates. Matthew 24:33

God’s Kingdom has “an open door which no one is able to shut.” (Revelation 3:8b) “The Kingdom of God is within every blood-washed child of God.” ( It is a Kingdom of “righteousness and peace, and joy in the Holy Spirit.” (Romans 14:17)

This is a Kingdom of Love and Glory!

The key giving entrance to God’s present Kingdom. Is for us to live our lives under the full authority of our trustworthy and dependable Father.

Jesus taught His beloved disciples the importance of prayer to God our Father. In His precious and familiar Lord’s Prayer Jesus taught His disciples, “Your kingdom come.” (Matthew 6:10) Each time we lovingly whisper these words of supreme truth in our prayer to God. We acknowledge that God is indeed the ruling authority over His Kingdom.

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We seek earnestly to understand the true concept and meaning behind His Kingship. We knock on His door and wish to gain entrance to the Kingdom of God. As His faithful disciples. Acknowledging, “The time is fulfilled, and the Kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe in the Gospel.” (Mark 1:15)

As with anything pertaining to our loving Father. As with anything we are unsure of concerning His love for us. As with anything concerning His teachings. We turn diligently to His living and active Word. The first question that needs to be answered is. Is the Kingdom of God here and now? Or in Heaven and in the future?

In Luke’s Gospel, chapter seventeen, verse twenty our Lord promises, “for behold, the Kingdom of God is in the midst of You.” Confidently proving to us that the Kingdom of God is right here and



Mrs Diane Mary Markey

Published inspirational books on my love for God the Father and His Son Jesus Christ. The articles on Medium also are Christian stories. Retired Counselor.