Day 18 Yahweh... The Liberator
Exodus 6:6 (Holman Christian
"I am Yahweh, and I will
deliver you from the forced labor of the Egyptians and free you from slavery to
Why do tyrants fear the God
of the Bible? It is exactly here. First ... Yahweh is free. (Consider and
ponder this a moment.) Second... Yahweh
desires His people free.
This is the heritage and
foundation of the concept of a democratic republic. The citizens are able to
govern themselves instead of being governed by a monarch ... by what ever name
we might use ... king, dictator, despot, oligarchy ... in practical terms we
call this self government. In spiritual
terms this is surrender to Jesus as King of one's life.
Fallen humanity is always
longing for the Benevolent Dictator ... though it is a futile search outside of
Yahweh. Yahweh wants us free ... but
many fear freedom for it comes with personal responsibility. For the masses ... easier to be governed that
to govern one's self.
For the veterans who served
for the sake of freedom ... just know that yours is a Godly heritage ... that
Prayer: Oh Father! Thank You for being
the God of Freedom! Thank You for
placing in the heart of every human being a hunger for freedom and personal
responsibility! Thank You for placing
that hunger in our hearts, for it is the Divine Spark that resides in the heart
and soul of each of us. And may we learn
and know that the great goal of freedom … is the burning zeal of the human soul
… to serve You and You alone … for Your Glory!
This I pray in Jesus Name. Amen.
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