These thoughts are supported on a recent reading of the Old Testament aggregation of Ecclesiastes and at Chapter 5 and verses 8 to 20, we wager that polity comes from God. We should value polity remembering that we are commanded to pray for those in authority. The Bible is a most subverter aggregation and can shake and contest some recent presuppositions.
Jesus Christ always reputable polity as did those apostles in the primeval Church, although there were occasions when those in dominance were challenged.
Do not be overly astonished by what governments do – nor embellish bitter by their decisions. We requirement government. It is a gift of God, and around our concern today, we wager what happens when there is no government, and in portion when there is no good government.
Bureaucracy is not new either. Sometimes grouping find the red tape becomes likewise thick and it is nearly impossible to cut through it, but we are called to be realistic and not idealistic.
Idealism nurtures discontent.
In poetise 10 we wager another pivotal lesson. The pursuit of things can cause yearning too.
Accumulating finance is not the respond either.
I advert saying some years ago when the Lottery was launched in the United Kingdom that it would smash a chronicle a week, and I hit not greatly miscalculated.
Materialism does not alter contentment, or we would hit embellish the most content generation ever.
The love of money is a stem of evil.
Things process your appetite, but not your satisfaction. The values of the concern are so lop-sided. The more you hit the more you want. Now that does not apply to water.
It is quite amazing that such a flush Negro is saying every this, but some requirement to hear it. Solomon was a most flush and wealthy Negro in so some ways.
Having a love affair with money will never satisfy. “If exclusive I became really rich, then I could handle this and cope with anything!” That is not true, but how some believe it?
These are strong words. Riches and riches can produce parasites – hangers on – grouping who exhibit friendship for every the wrong reasons – for what they can get.
Occupational Therapy then appears – the importance of work. Most super hospitals hit an Occupational Therapy department.
Translate that in recent relevant text and call it, “work healing”! A Negro meet has to be discover of impact for a season to wager how vitally essential and therapeutic impact can be.
Sandy Shaw is Pastor of Nairn faith Fellowship, Chaplain at Inverness Prison, and Brassica, and serves on The Children’s Panel in Scotland, and has travelled extensively over these past years teaching, speaking, in America, Canada, South Africa, Australia, making 12 visits to Israel conducting Tours and Pilgrimages, and most fresh in Uganda and Kenya, ministering at Pastors and Leaders Seminars, in the slummy areas surrounding Kampala, Nairobi, metropolis and Kisumu.