"For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder:and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to order it, and to establish it with judgment and with justice from henceforth even for ever. The zeal of the Lord of hosts will perform this." (Isaiah 9:6-7)
1) God established intercessory prayer for all those who are in authority.
"I exhort therefore, that first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty. For this is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Savior." (I Timothy 2:1-3)
2) God established Himself as the highest authority above all nations.
"The Lord is high above all nations, and his glory above the heavens." (Psalm 113:4)
3) God established the office of governments in His church as our example.
"And God hath set some in the church, first apostles, secondarily prophets, thirdly teachers,after that miracles, then gifts of healings, helps, governments, diversities of tongues." (I Corinthians 12:28)
4) God established His righteousness to exalt a nation.
"Righteousness exalteth the nation: but sin is a reproach to any people." (Proverbs 14:34)
5) God established the whole earth to be filled with His glory as nations call Him blessed.
"His name shall endure forever: his name shall be continued as long as the sun; and men shall be blessed in him; all nations shall call him blessed. Blessed be the Lord God the God of Israel, who only doeth wondrous things.And blessed be his glorious name forever: and let the whole earth be filled with his glory; Amen, and Amen." (Psalm 72:17-19)
6) God established all nations shall serve Him.
"Yea, all kings shall fall down before him: all nations shall serve him." (Psalm 72:11)
7) God established the healing of our land.
"If my people, which are called by name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land." (II Chronicles 7:14)
Beloved, as we Americans honor and obey the Word of God, there is no doubt, "America Is Beautiful!"
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