“CAN GOD BLESS AMERICA?” The classic song, “God Bless America,” first made popular by Kate Smith before WW2, has become a 2nd National Anthem and national prayer. As a country we are in no position at all to be blessed, so this prayerful tune is futile, a sentimental reminder of another time. We’re actually in a better place to be unblessed—cursed, because blessing has always had its conditions, always. Will God bless America? Should God bless America? And if God…
What if I told you, that from a Scriptural standpoint, everything you know about the Nativity scenes at Christmas are wrong? And, what if you learned that the truth is way more significant and poignant than any old myth or tradition? Be prepared to be moved. I was.