"Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we boast in hope of the glory of God." -- Romans 5:1-2
start really living the Christian life. the Pauline life. the Heavenly life in Christ. no, not pie in the sky. not wishful thinking. not esoteric floating-on-the-clouds nonsense. we're talking about walking in the Spirit according to God's written Word.
The Greatness of the Kingdom: An Inductive Study of the Kingdom of God by Alva J. McClain (1959). Over 500 pages on the subject of the Mediatorial Kingdom of Christ. McClain painstakingly presents an apologetic for a futurist eschatology.
the Christian life