Relating to the State (13:1-7)

  1. Recognize Governing Authority   comes from God (13:1-2)
  2. Realize the Role of Governing Authority (13:3-5)

a. To terrorize and punish the wrong doers

b. To be God’s servant for good

3. React Appropriately to the Governing Authority (13:6-7)

a. Pay Taxes

b.Revenue

c.Respect

d. Honor