Title: Is the Candidate Qualified?
Scripture: Exodus 18; Deuteronomy 17:9-20
Series: Kingdom Politics
Speaker: Joe Allyn
Event: Sunday - PM
Overview: Is the candidate qualified? Now, therefore, O Voters, be wise, be warned! (Psalm 2:10-12) But we’re not Israel and we’re not electing a Sunday School Teacher (Rom. 13:4, Ex. 18:25) A qualified candidate fears God (Ex. 18:21, Deut. 17:15b) ... loves truth and justice (Ex. 18:21, Prov. 29:12, 16:12, 31:8-9, Rom. 13:3-5) ... and is not self-indulgent (Ex. 18:21, Deut. 17:16-17, Prov. 31:1-5, 29:4) ... and is wise, understanding, and experienced (Deut. 1:13, Ps. 111:10) Are there any qualified candidates?