When Did the Kingdom of God Come With Power? Kingdom of God Comes With Power This subject matter in this post comes from a question in response to a video we have on YouTube. I am including a link to the video below. Many, largely ministers of the churches of Christ who advocate futurist views on the return of the Lord, argue that the kingdom came with power on Pentecost following the resurrection and ascension of Christ. In this view, they are following traditions with unsubstantiated conclusions. They have taken the "going away" and absence of Christ and turned it into a coming. Jesus ...