Practical Application of the Christian’s Behavior Toward Government, Part 1

Both the Apostle Peter and the Apostle Paul wrote to the church regarding the Christian’s behavior toward their government. (1 Peter 2:13-17; Romans 13:1-7; 1 Timothy 2:1-4). See my previous post. The two main behaviors: 1) be subject; 2) honor. A major questions is, “How can a Christian apply these behaviors toward a government that they disagree with on major …

The Christian’s Behavior Toward Government

Many of you know that in my pastoral role, I do not endorse political candidates, nor do I think a church is meant to endorse a particular political party. The church’s allegiance is always and only to Jesus Christ. Every issue, political or otherwise, is governed by his Lordship. Therefore, our stand on any issue is to be in submission …