Render Unto Caesar

November 6, 2016 ()

Bible Text: Mark 12:17 |

Series:

Northwest Bible Church – Nov. 6, 2016 – Election Sermon – Alan Conner

Mk. 12:17

“Render unto Caesar”

Intro

The Bible teaches that we are citizens of two kingdoms.  Phil. 3:20;  Mk. 12:17; 1 Pet. 2:13-17.      So in America who is our Caesar and our king?

A. PRINCIPLES OF THE CONSTITUTION

1. The people have the power.

2. Republic.

3. Representation.

4. Federalism.

5. Divided Government.

a- Separation of powers:  legislative, executive and judicial branch.

b- Checks and balances.

6. Limited Government.

7. Moral government.

a) The faith of the Founders.

b) Was Benjamin Franklin a deist???

c) Founders lived in an essentially Christian culture.

B. RENDERING UNTO CAESAR AT THE VOTING BOOTH.

Conclusion