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Biblical Principles which God Blesses in any Nation

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Biblical Principles which God Blesses in any Nation

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Biblical Principles which God Blesses in any Nation

  1. 1. Biblical Principles which bless any country By Dr. Peter Hammond
  2. 2. Biblical Principles which bless any country By Dr. Peter Hammond
  3. 3. We want God to bless our nation Therefore we want a civil government which: 1. Recognises God as the highest source of authority.
  4. 4. 2. Is committed to upholding the right to life of the innocent – including pre-born babies.
  5. 5. 3. Is committed to upholding human dignity and moral standards.
  6. 6. 4. Shows love and concern for our neighbours by upholding human dignity and moral standards.
  7. 7. 5. Protects people from the exploitation and abuse of pornography.
  8. 8. 6. Effectively deters crime by prompt and appropriate punishment of criminals.
  9. 9. 7. Respects parental responsibility for the education of their children and therefore parental authority over schools, teachers and textbooks.
  10. 10. Foundational Principles which God blesses. This is what we should stand for: 1. The Bible is the revealed Word of God – perfect and complete, inspired and inerrant.
  11. 11. 2. The Deity of our Lord Jesus Christ “God from God, Light from Light, True God from True God; begotten not made, of one substance with the Father. Through Him all things were made.” (Nicean Creed)
  12. 12. 3. Salvation by the grace of God alone, based upon the blood Atonement of Christ’s death upon the Cross of Calvary – received by Faith.
  13. 13. 4. Religious freedom.
  14. 14. 6. The Right to Decency
  15. 15. 7. The Right to protection from the exploitation and abuse of pornography.
  16. 16. 8. Christian Responsibility to be ‘salt and light’ in society, to honour God and to love our neighbour.
  17. 17. 9. The Lordship of Jesus Christ in all areas of life. “All authority in heaven and on the earth has been given to Me.” Matt 28:18
  18. 18. 10.The fulfillment of the Great Commission to “… make disciples of all the nations … teaching them to obey all that I have commanded you.” Matt 28:19
  19. 19. God’s Word for Our Nation
  20. 20. Pray “I urge then, first of all, that requests, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for … all those in authority, that you may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness.” 1 Tim 2:1-2
  21. 21. Repent “If My people, who are called by My Name, will humble themselves and pray and seek My face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and forgive their sin and heal their land.” 2 Chronicles 7:14
  22. 22. Expose Evil “Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness but rather expose them.” Ephesians 5:11
  23. 23. Improve the Community “… see the trouble we are in: Jerusalem is in ruins, and its gates have been burned with fire. Come, let us rebuild the wall of Jerusalem, and we will no longer be in disgrace.” Nehemiah 2:17
  24. 24. Seek Justice “… Stop doing wrong, learn to do justice …” Isaiah 1:16-17
  25. 25. Oppose ungodly rulers “…you have been weighed in the scales and found wanting.” Daniel 5:27
  26. 26. Uphold Christian standards “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt looses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled by men.” Matthew 5:13
  27. 27. Disciple the Nations “… make disciples of all the nations … teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded …” Matthew 28:19-20
  28. 28. Select God-fearing leaders “But select capable men from all the people – men who fear God, trustworthy men who hate dishonest gain – appoint them as officials …” Exodus 18:21
  29. 29. For More Information: Contact Christian Action Network Tel: (021) 689 4481 Web:
  30. 30. http://www.savotersguide.com

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