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COVID - 19 and Affirmations of God's Kingdom

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COVID - 19 and Affirmations of God's Kingdom
Lord I have heard:
Conspiracy theoriesCommunism takeover by the government 
The stories and the rhetoric abound and everyone has their opinions.  Social media provides a platform for many. Lord I affirm that you are King and LORD over everything.  The early Christians and the early church faced horrendous things compared to this.  And did they panic?  Did they rebel? On the contrary they blossomed!  They honoured their leaders.  They obeyed.
Romans 13:1-5 (NIV) Submission to Governing Authorities 1 Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established. The authorities that exist have been established by God. 2 Consequently, whoever rebels against the authority is rebelling against what God has instituted, and those who do so will bring judgment on themselves. 3 For rulers hold no terror for those who do right, but for those who do wrong. Do you want to be free from fear of the one…

Write it down: The discipline of journaling

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Write it down!

Exodus 17:14 (NKJV) 14 Then the Lord said to Moses, “Write this for a memorial in the book and recount it in the hearing of Joshua, that I will utterly blot out the remembrance of Amalek from under heaven.”
Nehemiah 9:38 (NKJV) 38 “And because of all this, We make a sure covenant and write it; Our leaders, our Levites, and our priests seal it.””
Jeremiah 36:1-2 (NKJV) Jeremiah from the Lord, saying: 2 “Take a scroll of a book and write on it all the words that I have spoken to you against Israel, against Judah, and against all the nations, from the day I spoke to you, from the days of Josiah even to this day.
Habakkuk 2:2 (NKJV) 2 Then the Lord answered me and said: “Write the vision. And make it plain on tablets,  That he may run who reads it.
Luke 1:3 (NKJV) 3 it seemed good to me also, having had perfect understanding of all things from the very first, to write to you an orderly account, most excellent Theophilus,
Jude 1:3 (NKJV) 3 Beloved, while I was very diligent to write…