Voting Tuesday – Three Things to Consider

Living in Belgium these days, I must confess that I am not up to date on all the issues and discussions surrounding Election Day, which is upon us this Tuesday, November 4, 2008. I am aware of general things with regards to abortion, economics and a few others. But, again, I have not had time to follow all of the debates and news coverage. And, who knows, maybe that is a good thing.

Yet, I did find a short video clip from John Piper in which he discusses three important things for the Christian to keep in mind leading up to Tuesday’s election. From his perspective, those three points are:

  1. A prophetic perspective
  2. The sovereignty of God
  3. The gospel

Whether you’re a die hard McCain or Obama supporter, or neither, or your vote shall be cast for another candidate, I encourage you to listen to his thoughts, for I consider them especially helpful for those who are of a kingdom that will never be shaken: