Lessons from the Pandemic: Part 6

 
Lesson 6: Zechariah 9:9-10 …have dominion (rule) over Part 2

Review: Lesson 5 …have dominion (rule) over – We partner with God to joyfully exercise skilled mastery of life among those entrusted to us to fill the earth with the Glory of God. This is our work.

Looking Back: Matthew 7:24 – build your house on the rock

Pandemic – Parallel – Creation Building Blocks

Quarantine – Subdue – Dominion (rule)

Today: “How to” rule from Jesus’ example

Context – Jesus enters Jerusalem Matt. 21:1-5, John 12:12-16
SeeingJohn 12:16 His disciples did not understand at first, but when Jesus was glorified, they remembered.

Lessons in Ruling from Zechariah 9:9-10

  • Result of Good Ruling – JOY – Zech. 9:9a Rejoice greatlyshout
  • Where joyful ruling comes from – The King – Zech. 9:9b Your King comes to you
  • How to do “it” – good ruler
  1. He is just – righteous – legitimate – winner
  2. And having salvation – save unto – save from
  • His Power
  1. Humility – Luke 19:41-42 As Jesus drew near the city, He wept and said, “If you had known the things that belong to your peace.”
  2. Donkey (animal of work – peace) not stallion (warhorse)

The result – PEACE – Col. 1:20 Jesus…having made peace through the blood of His cross.