How has God defined His creation of civil government?
The question itself sounds more than a little weird to the typical American ear these days. The notion of civil government as God’s creation is foreign to us.
Even so, and as Scripture makes abundantly clear, civil government is indeed His creation. It’s His property.
With that in mind, the natural next step is to wonder what exactly He has told us about this particular creation. What has God addressed where the institution of civil government is concerned?
These are the questions and concepts that we kicked around in this week’s Member’s Bible Study in Nashville at the Tennessee General Assembly.
For those who are interested in following along with our Bible Study, here’s this week’s study guide (which is the first of a four part series on God’s creation of civil government):
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