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Making room for God
in a changing world

Daily Inter Lake [Kalispell MT], by Frank Miele

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Posted By:davesenior, 1/6/2013 2:34:39 AM

Change is not always good. That should be obvious to anyone who has observed Congress for more than a minute, but unfortunately there seems to be a built-in human bias which assumes that we collectively get wiser as time passes.This optimism bubbles up despite mankind being the race which up till now has given us the charming innovations of slavery, car bombs, and, of course, flying passenger airplanes into occupied skyscrapers.[SNIP}Mind you, I’m not against progress — I just don’t see much evidence that mankind should be put in charge of it

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: CEP, 1/6/2013 3:02:54 AM     (No. 9101033)

Good article. Look at how dumb this country has become, no amount of progress will explain how we ended up with obama again.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: 4Justice, 1/6/2013 3:31:04 AM     (No. 9101043)

Yes, great article...too bad that folks don´t seem to want God running the show (even though He gladly gave us free will). Then again, lefties don´t want free will either. They want to be God.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Melody, 1/6/2013 5:05:29 AM     (No. 9101056)

The author says, ´´... I’d rather be one of those stubborn clingers to the truth than be a chaser after shadows.´´

In these perilous last days, we must be stubborn clingers to the one who calls Himself Truth.

The Bible says, ´´... [Jesus] hath promised, saying, Yet once more I shake not the earth only, but also heaven. And this word, Yet once more, signifieth the removing of those things that are shaken, as of things that are made, that those things which cannot be shaken may remain. Wherefore we receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, let us have grace, whereby we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear: For our God is a consuming fire.´´

Another promise from the Bible, ´´Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father´s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.´´ That´s the unshakeable kingdom. Keep looking up.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: tisHimself, 1/6/2013 7:12:58 AM     (No. 9101150)

Excellent post. Maybe a must read. Reflection for a Sunday.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: minuteman, 1/6/2013 8:22:39 AM     (No. 9101247)

I too will cling to my Bible, the Constitution and the Deceleration of Independence.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/6/2013 8:56:56 AM     (No. 9101308)

I have a little trouble with the notion that God gets all the credit while man gets all the blame. There is also the pesky problem of people fighting about who´s God is in charge.
As an agnostic I would prefer an absolute minimum of both church and state power and influence.

Perhaps there is a God.

Perhaps not.

I fear more the destruction of the scientific method in modern culture than the lack of faith.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: bubby, 1/6/2013 9:28:12 AM     (No. 9101366)

FTA "Witness the Founding Fathers, and how their words and intentions have been twisted every which way until after just over 225 years, people in America actually think that our Constitution protects abortion, gay marriage, banning prayer in public places, and demanding that people pay for activities which they find to be morally abhorrent." Today the Founding Fathers are all portrayed as white racists, slave owners and haters of women. The left and the msm are constantly demonizing the Constitution and the men who wrote it. They have absolutely no room for God period!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: eiobx, 1/6/2013 3:09:00 PM     (No. 9101837)

Wonder if "rabbit" will explain it all to us...

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