Christians are called to submit to authority. Even if that authority is unjust, how much more can God then trust us to submit to His perfect and just authority? Submission begins by remembering that we have been called by God.
Fred Crow is an elder with United Church of God; pastor of the Eureka and San Jose, California congregations. Fred retired from the aerospace industry in 2015. He and his wife Sue have two daughters and seven grandchildren. He has written a newspaper column, taught scuba diving, was a published cartoonist, and he is a writer, photographer, and traveler.