Sermon Notes - “Overcomers: Submission (Part 1)”
October 4, 2015
KLC 2015 Theme: Seeking His Kingdom
“But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.”
Matthew 6:33 (NKJV)
13 Submit yourselves for the Lord’s sake to every human institution, whether to a king as the one in authority, 14 or to governors as sent by him for the punishment of evildoers and the praise of those who do right. 15 For such is the will of God that by doing right you may silence the ignorance of foolish men. 16 Act as free men, and do not use your freedom as a covering for evil, but use it as bondslaves of God. 17 Honor all people, love the brotherhood, fear God, honor the king.
1 Peter 2:13–17 (NASB)
Submit yourselves = Greek hupotasso, a military expression meaning “to arrange in formation under the commander.”
Everybody submits to SOMEBODY.
1 Let every person be subject to the gov