We live in the now, as to the kingdom of God in Spirit, for Christ is now our spirit. We are learning to live in our soul/mind, by the mind of Christ now. The Holy Spirit is now living in us as our comforter and teacher of all that Jesus is saying to the Born Again Believers of which the birthing is a must or none can see or understand the things of God.
2 Corinthians 5:16 Wherefore henceforth know we no man after the flesh: yea, though we have known Christ after the flesh, yet now henceforth know we Him no more.
How do we know Him now? 1 Corinthians 2:12 Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the spirit which is of God; that we might know the things that are freely given to us of God.
Romans 6:8 Now if we be dead with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with him:
Romans 5:11 And not only so, but we also joy in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom we have now received the atonement.
John 17:11 And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep through thine own name those whom thou hast given me, that they may be one, as we are.
Now? What is the only thing left to come?
1 Corinthians 15:44 It is sown a natural body; it is raised a spiritual body. There is a natural body, and there is a spiritual body.
Ephesians 2:15-16 Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in ordinances; for to make in himself of twain one new man, so making peace; And that he might reconcile both unto God in one body by the cross, having slain the enmity thereby:
In Himself now, one new new man in one body.
Christ in you the hope of Glory. One new man, a new creature in Christ.
This is the only thing left in our salvation, all else is accomplished in Christ, for, "as He is so are we in this world.
Philippians 3:21 Who shall change our vile body, that it may be fashioned like unto his glorious body, according to the working whereby he is able even to subdue all things unto himself.
In Christ NOW: Phillip