GOD'S HANDIWORK

By Roy Burner - Minister of the Gospel


INTRODUCTION

God's handiwork goes beyond man's abilities; utilizing whosoever He will to institute His ways.  America was on the slippery slope of ungodliness; which is a threat to the moral security of any nation, and its continued longevity.  This reckless endangerment could have done great harm until the seemingly impossible came into focus.  (Comment)


God's Handiwork - Man's Political Agenda

Not many mighty, not many noble are called; but God has chosen the foolish things of the world to put to shame the wise; and God has chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty; and insignificant things of the world, and things which are despised, had God chosen (1 Corinthians 1:26-28).

America has steadily been alienating itself from God; through a political agenda that seemed impossible to defeat.  Such a process could have continued unabated had not God's handiwork been instituted.  Those who would have continued such a trend had their ego deflated; along with others, who helped promote that agenda.

Pathway Contrary to God's Word

Prior to the crucifixion of Christ; the chief priests and others, identified by some as the politicians of that day, cried out:  Away with him, crucify him.  Pilate said to them, Shall I crucify your King? They answered, we have no king but Caesar (John 19:15). This was a remarkable reply!  They apparently felt so threatened by the one who was upsetting their agenda that they were willing to make a blasphemous statement as to who was their king! 

We have had a ruling class that has led this nation down a pathway contrary to God's Word; contrary to what was envisioned by our forefathers.  Such was of an ungodly and destructive nature; which would have continued had not divine intervention taken place.

It was seemingly an impossible task; to upset the continuation of man's devious intentions.  However, that which seemed impossible miraculously became a reality.  Many were stunned because they were so glued to the one who would have continued the ungodliness that had infiltrated the land.  A person who openly championed the immoral issues of our day; promising a continuation!

No Longer in the Driver's Seat

Those in Jesus' day were so intent on keeping their agenda intact that they were willing to accept Caesar as King; whose dominance and rule they detested.  They were so set on ridding the personage of Jesus; a threat to their status quo, that they committed themselves to Caesar.

It has been disturbing that many have been consuming their own form of Caesar; in order to keep their ungodly agenda afloat.  There are now many such individuals who realize they are no longer in the Driver's Seat. 

A Pathway of Change

The Lord brings the counsel of the nations to nought: he makes the plans of the people of none effect (Psalms 33:10).  America was headed down the slippery slope of ungodliness that had seemingly no end until God's handiwork opened a pathway for change.

America, and other once godly nations, have seen a lots of evil, immorality, the casting aside of God's Word, ungodliness, and the like; with an attempt to override the godliness of God.  It has brought nothing to the table accept unrest, violence, turmoil; with little peace.  Let us pray that God will continue to be in the "Drivers Seat;" instead of man, and America will once again proudly proclaim itself as "One Nation under God!"

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