October 25, 2020
The Book of Romans 13:1-7
God Gives Rulers the Power to Rule
God’s Word for Every Day
All of you must obey the government rulers. No one rules unless God has given him the power to rule. Romans 13:1
Mr. Jim and Mrs. Hardman’s prayer is for us to obey God and those who he has set in place to rule over us.
Worship and Praise
Read, listen to, or have some read to you Romans 13:1-7
God rules everyone and everything
The Lord will rule forever! Exodus 18:15
God is King over the nations. God sits on his holy throne. Psalm 47:8
I know that you can do all things. No plan of yours can be ruined. Job 42:2
No one rules unless God has given him the power to rule. Romans 13:1
Rulers are God’s servant to us. Romans 13:4
Jesus is My Lighthouse
Christ followers obey God
Happy are the people who keep his rules. Psalm 119:2
I enjoy obeying your demands. Psalm 119:16
I praise your commands, which I love. Psalm 119:48
We must obey God, not men. Acts 5:29
All of you must obey the government rulers.
If anyone is against the government, he is really against what God has commanded.
Do right and you will not have to fear the rulers.
Do what is right, and the ruler will praise you.
Pay the government (taxes).
Show respect and honor to government rulers.
Click on Government Ruler below and watch the Bible Stories of people who loved God and obeyed the Government Ruler of their day.
Daniel, Shadrach, Meshach, Abednego were taken from their home and they obeyed the Government Ruler, except when …..
Nehemiah lived in a far away place and obeyed the Government Ruler.
Jesus, the Son of God, obeys the Government Ruler
Father, We worship and praise you for you are worthy. You are our God and King. I pray love, wisdom, and faith will guide us to stand for your ways above all. Thank you for the men and women who rule in government. I pray they bow their knees to the Ruler over all. In Jesus name, Amen.