John 3:1-2a

1 Kings 2:1-12, John 3:1-21

John 3:1-2a (New International Version)

1 Now there was a Pharisee, a man named Nicodemus who was a member of the Jewish ruling council. He came to Jesus

Election Day. 1 Kings 2 demonstrates that politics can be brutal.

The New Testament reading is also about a person with power. John 3:1 tells us Nicodemus was a member of the Jewish ruling council. Yet he came to Jesus (John 3:2).

Let us pray for all those who exercise power in our community, whether members of the federal parliament, or the NSW government or the Wollongong City Council – or even the Parish Council. Like Nicodemus, may they seek Jesus.




One thought on “John 3:1-2a

  1. Thanks Helen and Roger. Let us also pray for God’s guidance as we vote to put people in power. And let us thank God that we live in a country where we have the right to vote and the right to worship and follow Him openly.

    Lindy P

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