All authority is from God.

Differentiate between MR Zuma and President Zuma. Romans 13:1-2 Submit to Government Let every soul be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and the authorities that exist are appointed by God. Therefore whoever resists the authority resists the ordinance of God, and those who resist will bring judgment on themselves.

Let’s learn from King David when he resisted a thought from a friend that he must attack Saul who was in authority. 1 Samuel 26:8-9 Then Abishai said to David, “God has delivered your enemy into your hand this day. Now therefore, please, let me strike him at once with the spear, right to the earth; and I will not have to strike him a second time!” But David said to Abishai, “Do not destroy him; for who can stretch out his hand against the LORD’s anointed, and be guiltless?”

Was Saul a good leader? Yet God appointed him to lead.

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