Today, January 20th 2017 is Inauguration Day for the 45th President of the United State, Donald Trump.

It is a historic day, a day of great transitions, celebration, hope, distress and protest.  It is a pivotal day, which will substantially determine our future as a people and a county.  Many people, if not most, are deeply concerned about the outcomes of the new presidency and rightly so, regardless of personality and politics.

It is my opinion, today should be a great day of prayer.  I believe this would serve us much better than other enterprises based on the instructions of the scripture below.  Of course not everyone will agree with this perspective.  It is not intended to offend but rather to offer a consideration for thought and/or action.

1.First of all, then, I urge that petitions, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgiving be offered on behalf of all men 2.for kings and all those in authority, so that we may lead tranquil and quiet lives in all godliness and dignity. 3.This is good and pleasing in the sight of God our Savior, …  I Timothy 2:1-