The Bible is our handbook for life. The Word contained inside its covers is alive and active, and given to us to teach us by examples and direct truths. Therefore, every policy of the church must receive instruction from the pages of Holy Scripture in order to be balanced in our applications of the Word of God in everyday life.
In this short video, we investigate the lessons the nation of Israel was supposed to learn from God's instructions regarding their demand for a king - a very political issue. Are there lessons and applications for us today, 2500 years later? Of course! And they are profound!