- A nation will prosper when its ruler is mature....” Pray for Maturity. Ecclesiastes. 10:17
- When there is moral rot within a nation, its government topples easily; but with honest, sensible leaders there is stability.” Pray for morality and honesty. Proverbs 28:2
- “A leader of good judgment gives stability.”Pray for sound judgement. Proverbs 29:4
- “Make Jesus your Lord proud of you by being good citizens. Respect the authorities, whatever their level; they are God's emissaries for keeping order. It is God's will that by doing good, you might cure the ignorance of fools... Exercise your freedom by serving God, not by breaking the rules. Treat everyone you meet with dignity. Love your spiritual family. Revere God. Respect the government.” Pray for Christians, that we would obey laws that don't violate scripture and submit to leadership that we might not always agree with politically. May we not blaspheme the name of anyone, especially those in authority, whom for this period in history God has appointed Barack Obama. 1 Peter 2:13-17
The Lord is indeed on his throne and is ruling, our new president did not catch God off guard. It was planned before the foundation of the world.
“If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.”
2 Chronicles 7:14