Saturday, January 26, 2013

The 57th Presidential Inaugural Prayer Service

Adam Hamilton, pastor of The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Kansas, delivered the message on "Compassion, Vision, and Perseverance: Lessons from Moses". We have enjoyed his video teaching series here at Bethany.

Mr. President, Mrs. Obama, Mr. Vice President and Dr. Biden, leaders in government, business and faith, it is a privilege to be with you today, and to offer the Word on the occasion of your second inauguration, Mr. President. Over the last two weeks I’ve been praying, “Lord, what would you have me say to these remarkable leaders?” The first thing I’d want to share with you is simply, “Thank you.”

A friend once told me that there are three reasons people run for office: 1. Either they love power and all that goes with it. 2. Or, they are a little off in the head! 3. Or they really want to make a difference in the world. . . .

Full text. Video.

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