Yesterday, the Supreme Court had a major ruling on how the Government can or cannot tax you regarding having health insurance. If you havent' heard anything about it, just got to any news website and check it out. This blog isn't about that specific case but about how we as Christians have fallen into a trap that started a long time ago.
In I Samuel 8, the people of Israel petition Samuel to give them a king. Samuel was getting old and his heirs weren't acting the way they should have been, so the people thought it was time for a change. They looked at other countries and saw how nice it was to be provided for by a king and they wanted that. They forgot the fact that it was a king who had enslaved them back in Pharaoh's day and that God was the one who freed them and provided for them.
Samuel took their request to God and being God, He gave them what they wanted. God asked Samuel to give them this warning... "