“All who make idols are nothing and the things they treasure are worthless. Those who would speak up for them are blind; they are ignorant to their own shame.” (Isaiah 44:9)
Schedules, jobs, income, family gatherings, freedom to move about. Stripped. Removed.
“The most important commandment is Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength. The second is this; ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no commandment greater than these.” (Mark 12:30-31)
It’s important to follow the man, to trust everything he says. Surely he is our leader, our guide, the one who will save us. He will save our economy, our bank accounts and protect us from the immigrants. We must be dedicated to him, defend him, and be true to him.
“A good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and an evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For the mouth speaks what the heart is full of.” (Luke 6:45)
“This virus will disappear; it will be like a miracle.” “We need to be done with this by the end of April, We need to get the economy going again.”
You shall have no other gods before me. (Exodus 20:3)