America was founded by strong believers in Jesus Christ. It was the world's greatest example of freedom and Christian principles. It befriended God's Chosen People, both before and after Israel was reborn as a modern nation. It was blessed by God in keeping with the promise given to Abraham.
Prophecy students have wondered for decades why the United States will not apparently be a major player in the Bible’s End Times scenario. Europe is predicted as a Revived Roman Empire, but with a much weaker composition than ancient Rome. Ancient biblical lands will be involved in the prophetic future. They have modern names: Iran, Iraq, Syria, Libya, and others. But how could the one great “superpower” of our generation be ignored at the end of this age? Just a few years ago we could not have imagined how rapidly our beloved country would decline.
An honest evaluation of The United States today reveals that we are growing weaker economically, militarily, and above all, spiritually.
Many Churches in America are retreating from a literal interpretation of the Bible, and have allowed the corrupting influences of secular humanism, the sexual revolution, abortion, and other false beliefs and practices to slowly infiltrate their leadership. This change is predicted in the Bible. It is called apostasy, or a “falling away” from the truth.
As a result, our nation is in danger of God's judgment. But like the biblical example of Nineveh, whose people repented in Jonah's days, there could be a great revival first. We are praying for this!
In view of the surprising spiritual aspects of the latest presidential election, and in spite of some people's honest doubts about Donald Trump's migration toward Christian belief and practice, we should have high hopes that our nation will experience another "Great Awakening."
If My people who are called by My name will humble themselves, and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin and heal their land. - 2 Chronicles 7:14
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Church and State
See older articles: Before 2021
Apr. 15, 2021 -
A group of Democrats Thursday formally launched a legislative effort to pack the Supreme Court by adding four new justices, in a move that was ...quickly met with fierce GOP opposition and skepticism by Democratic leadership.
Mar. 31, 2021 -
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to take up an abortion-related case out of Kentucky, marking the first time the justices have considered the issue in oral arguments with Amy Coney Barrett on the court.
Mar. 15, 2021 -
In an interview Monday at the southern border, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy called on President Biden to come see for himself that the surge of migrants since he took office is "more than a crisis."
Mar. 2, 2021 -
Joe Biden is taking the nation in the wrong direction... The Rasmussen survey found only 37% believe Biden is leading the nation in the right direction, while 57% say America is on the wrong track.
Feb. 14, 2021 -
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said Donald Trump remains the party’s “most potent force” ...“The Trump movement is alive and well,” Graham, one of Trump’s most consistent allies, said on “Fox News Sunday.”
Feb. 8, 2021 -
The U.S. Supreme Court delivered a major religious liberty victory to California churches over the weekend, ending California’s outright ban on indoor worship during the pandemic but allowing the state to limit attendance to 25 percent capacity.
Jan. 18, 2021 - “Daniel 2:21 says it is God who establishes kings and removes kings.”
One of President Trump’s most well-known evangelical supporters is urging Christians to pray for the Biden-Harris administration while holding it accountable when it “violates God's law.”
Jan. 15, 2021 - Franklin Graham celebrated the role of Donald Trump for his peace initiatives in the Middle East between Israel and four countries.
Graham said Trump during his term had “defended religious liberty like no president before him” and was “the most pro-life president we have ever had.” ...Trump deserves a Nobel Peace Prize.
Jan. 13, 2021 -
There are people out there who want to provoke Trump-supporters, especially Christians, into showing themselves violent and dangerous... Instead, look to the Bible. Romans 13:1 says we are “to be in subjection to the governing authorities.”
Jan. 12, 2021 -
The riot at the U.S. Capitol last week was a terrible tragedy, and it is inconsistent with our core values as Americans and Christians. ... we join Christians everywhere in praying for peace.
Jan. 6, 2021 -
Amid the uprising, many faith leaders have taken strong stances, offering statements condemning the actions of the rioters.
Jan. 7, 2021 -
Pray that everyone will stop the finger-pointing and realize that both parties bear responsibility for the problems we face today. Pray that they will come together and work together for the good of all of the American people. Report: 400 ex-intel officers investigating 2020 election . - Franklin Graham
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