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Power Sickness

Having power as with anything that consumes our hearts and minds can make one sick.  I must say that, the sickness in his face has made my stomach churn and squirm. For me this happens in reaction to evil.

As I watched his face (The next President of the United States) on the 60 minutes interview, I saw a scary sickness in his face. It was like the scene from the hobbit where the dwarf King became consumed by greed, only in his eyes the sickness of POWER is there.

I never write about politics and I don't think we should disrespect our leaders with slander. Instead we should be praying for them, and so I shall.  But there still remains in me a heart warning. A warning to be aware, ready.  Please we must all draw even more close to Jesus Christ.

To lead, to have power,  is to do as Christ has done.
John 13:12-17 NIV
[12] When he had finished washing their feet, he put on his clothes and returned to his place. “Do you understand what I have done for you?” he asked them. [13] “You call me 'Teacher' and 'Lord,' and rightly so, for that is what I am. [14] Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another's feet. [15] I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you. [16] Very truly I tell you, no servant is greater than his master, nor is a messenger greater than the one who sent him. [17] Now that you know these things, you will be blessed if you do them.




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