If the Beatitudes identify those God blesses, this section describes their impact.

To belong to the kingdom necessitates reflecting the kingdom through one’s life.


  1. Accept our identity.
  2. Assume the responsibility.
  3. Activate the engagement.
  4. Apprehend the warning.

Three Questions:

  1. Are we so separate from the world that we cannot make any difference?
  2. Are we so much like the world that there is not enough difference to make an impact?
  3. Are we so abhorrent to the world that we have no influence?