For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but one of power, love, and sound judgment.
1 Timothy 2:1-4 (CSB)
By Rev. Craig Willingham
1 Timothy 2:1-2 (CSB)
First of all, then, I urge that petitions, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for everyone, for kings and all those who are in authority, so that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and dignity.