Why Are You Standing Here? 6/1/2014
Just before Jesus ascended into heaven, He reiterated the Great Commission to the disciples. As the conversational exchange shows, their minds were on the restoration of an earthly kingdom while Christ was directing their attention to gathering citizens from among the nations for His transcendent kingdom. After Jesus vanished from their sight, two men in brilliant apparel appeared beside them, urging them to focus on the mission Jesus gave.