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Israel, America and the Road to the Future

Watch Israel, America and the Road to the Future
June 30, 2019
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Power Point with Jack Graham

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  • Now take your Bibles and turn with me to the book of Genesis,
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  • chapter 12... Genesis, the twelfth chapter. And the title
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  • and topic of the message today is "Israel, America and the Road
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  • to the Future. I know we have people from
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  • around the world who watch us online,
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  • and we would simply ask that you pray for America, and we know
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  • that we are dependent upon the prayers of God's people
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  • everywhere. And we thank God for every nation, of course, but
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  • those of us who live in this great nation... we call it
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  • America, the United States of America... we are so grateful
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  • for the land and the life and the love and the liberty that
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  • God has given us. The Scripture says in Psalm 33,[Psalm 33:12]
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  • "Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord." And it's clear
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  • that God's hand of blessing has been upon this nation. For many
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  • reasons that we could mention the hand of God's favor and
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  • blessing has been upon us. But I believe that one primary reason
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  • for this blessing of God upon America is because of this
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  • country's support of Israel. It's clear in the Bible, chapter
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  • 12 of Genesis, that God chooses to bless those who bless Israel
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  • and curse those who curse Israel. Now just a bit of
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  • background. An old man by the name of Abram... He became
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  • Abraham, the father of the faithful... and progenitor and
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  • patriarch of the Jewish family in all of history. An older man
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  • with an older wife is given a promise from God. It's a
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  • miracle, this promise that would be fulfilled, that this elderly
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  • couple would bring a son into the world and that son would be
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  • the beginning of a great nation, all according to the promises of
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  • God. Look at it in verse 1: 1) Now the Lord said to Abram, "Go
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  • from your country and your kindred and your father's house
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  • to the land that I will show you. God gave Israel a specific
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  • particle of land. It's not a large space of land. In fact the
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  • size of the nation of Israel is about the size of the state of
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  • New Jersey in our country. So it's a very small piece of land,
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  • but it is a Promised land. Verse 2: 2) And I will make of you a
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  • great nation. (God gave them land; God gave them life.) I
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  • will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you and make
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  • your name great, so that you will be a blessing. 3) And I
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  • will bless those who bless you, and him who dishonors you I will
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  • curse, and in you (that is Israel) all the families of the
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  • earth will be blessed." And our nation America has been blessed
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  • by Israel in many ways that I'm going to show you today in God's
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  • Word. This promise made so long ago... millenniums ago... is a
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  • covenant made with God and mankind that is a stronger
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  • covenant than the Constitution of the United States. It is a
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  • greater document than the Declaration of Independence. It
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  • is the covenant between God and man. And you will never
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  • understand the Bible fully until you understand what God is doing
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  • through His people Israel, and how God has worked in the life
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  • of Israel and in the nations of the world through His own people
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  • that He has chosen for Himself. Someone said, "How odd of God to
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  • choose the Jews." And truly it is a remarkable thing that in
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  • the sovereign will and purposes of God that He picked out Abram
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  • and his descendants and made of them this great, great nation.
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  • Against all odds, through the years of holocaust and survival
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  • and suffering and pain and persecution and discrimination,
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  • Israel has survived. Through decimation and dispersion
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  • throughout the earth, yet Israel remained as a people and now
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  • since 1948, reborn as a nation. Another miracle from the hand of
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  • God! And if you don't hear anything else in this message,
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  • here's what I want you to hear: With all the facts and all the
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  • quotes and all the rest that I'm going to give you... certainly
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  • the Scriptures, here's what I want you to see. God is a
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  • faithful God who keeps His promises, not only to nations
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  • but to individuals. And I promise you when God makes a
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  • promise to you in His Word, in His covenant, that covenant is
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  • forever! You see, the covenant that God made with Israel is an
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  • eternal covenant. And it covers their legacy, their history and
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  • their destiny and ours as well! Over in Genesis chapter 17... we
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  • also see something of this eternal covenant with God. 4)
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  • Behold, my covenant is with you, and you shall be the father of a
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  • multitude of nations. 5) No longer shall you be called
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  • Abram, but your name shall be Abraham, for I have made you the
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  • father of a multitude of nations. 6) And I will make you
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  • exceedingly fruitful,... (verse 7) 7) And I will establish my
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  • covenant between me and you and your offspring after you
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  • throughout their generations for an everlasting covenant... an
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  • everlasting covenant, to be God to you and to your offspring
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  • after you. So this is an everlasting covenant that God
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  • has made between Himself and His people. It is an eternal,
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  • unbreakable, irrefutable covenant that God has made. And
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  • so Israel from time immemorial has been the core, the
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  • centerpiece, the epicenter of world history and even the
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  • destiny of the world. Israel has been described as the navel of
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  • the earth. It all began there and it will all ultimately end
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  • there. It is the spiritual and political center of the earth.
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  • And, again, no explanation for this, apart from the promise of
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  • God. One of our great framers and founders of our nation, John
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  • Adams, the second president of the United States, said this,
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  • regarding Israel and America. "We have no government armed
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  • with power capable of contending with human passions, unbridled
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  • by morality and religion. Avarice, ambition, revenge, or
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  • gallantry would break the strongest cords of our
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  • Constitution... (In other words, he's saying our
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  • Constitution is not strong enough to stop sin and the
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  • slavery to sin. He said it's like a whale that goes through a
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  • net.) Our Constitution was made only... only for a moral and
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  • religious people, and it is wholly inadequate for the
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  • government of any other." Why? Because liberty is a gift from
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  • God! And where did the early Americans... the founders and
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  • the framers who wrote our documents... The Constitution,
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  • our laws... we are a nation of laws, the Declaration of
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  • Independence... Where did they get the idea of this great
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  • liberty? That all are created equal in the sight of God. They
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  • got it from the Bible! This nation was founded upon a
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  • Judeo-Christian principle and ethic of religious freedom! That
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  • is why we in the Amendments speak of the "freedom of
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  • religion", not just the freedom of worship, which means you can
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  • go somewhere and worship and then shut-up the rest of the
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  • week! But the "freedom of religion" so that you may
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  • practice your faith freely and fully within this nation. And
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  • this has been one of the great essentials of America that has
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  • kept us through the generations, through wars and rumors of wars,
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  • through troubles and division and all the rest... It is this
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  • principle of freedom! Freedom comes from God! Freedom is not
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  • made by man; it is created by the Author of freedom, the gift
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  • of God! It is preserved by the heart of man to preserve it, but
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  • it given to us ultimately by God. And this principle of
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  • freedom... the ultimate and first connect between Israel and
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  • the United States of America, and truly, any other nation that
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  • trusts in God, is this Creator-God who made us and who
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  • has given us liberty. What connects us as Americans and
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  • Israelis is our belief in One True God, that we can pray and
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  • know our God. And then, of course, there's The Ten
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  • Commandments, and The Ten Commandments is the basis of all
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  • civil society and the laws of our own nation. God has given us
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  • these Commandments! All the writers of the Bible... all 66
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  • books of the Bible, save one... Dr. Luke in the New Testament
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  • who gave us Luke's Gospel and gave us the book of Acts... all
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  • the other human authors of the Bible were Jewish! Jewish
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  • writers, beginning with Moses who gave us Genesis and the
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  • first five books... the Pentateuch. Then the prophets,
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  • and the Psalmists, and the singers, and then the Apostles
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  • and the Gospels, and the Apostle Paul and the Apostle of love who
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  • gave us the Revelation... From Genesis to Revelation-- all
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  • written by Jewish people... by Jewish authors! We owe so much
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  • as Christians, and even as citizens of this nation to the
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  • Word of God, given to us through the Jewish people. It's
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  • interesting... we're talking a lot about immigration in these
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  • days, and in our history... we're talking about the national
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  • history of Israel and America... that Jewish people have been
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  • welcomed into the United States from its beginning. And in
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  • particular there was a period between 1881 in the 19th century
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  • and 1920 in the 20th century... spanning those two centuries...
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  • in which three million Jews migrated from Eastern Europe to
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  • share the American dream. And we welcomed... though many nations
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  • did not... we welcomed the Jewish people to our country.
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  • The door was wide open to God's chosen people. As a result when
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  • Lady Liberty went up, created... sculpted by the French, and yet
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  • did you know that the words inscribed...well known, well
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  • worn, well quoted words inscribed on Lady Liberty... the
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  • Statue of Liberty... were written by a Jewish poet. What
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  • are those words? Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall
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  • stand A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame Is the
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  • imprisoned lightning, and her name Mother of Exiles... "Keep,
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  • ancient lands, your storied pomp!" cried she With silent
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  • lips. "Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses
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  • yearning to breath free, The wretched refuse of your teeming
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  • shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my
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  • lamp beside the golden door!" That Jewish poet captured the
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  • hearts of the Jewish people who fled here and filled our country
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  • and have blessed this nation. And let me say as Christian,
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  • Jesus-following people... because, remember, the Jews also
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  • gave us our Savior. Jesus is the Jewish Messiah, rejected by most
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  • of the Jewish people at this time, though many are coming to
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  • Christ in our generation. But they gave us our Savior, and
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  • therefore, we should... there should never be a place for
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  • persecution or discrimination or prejudice against Jewish people
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  • by any Christian. And I pray that you would love your Jewish
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  • neighbors, that you speak to them of God's love and the story
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  • of Jesus. God has called us... Because the Bible says in Romans
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  • chapter 1:16, "For I'm not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ,
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  • for it is the power of God unto salvation, to the Jew first...
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  • to the Jew first, and also to the Greek... or the Gentile."
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  • We're grafted in, we're included, we're adopted into the
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  • family. But the Gospel came to His own people.[John 1:11-12]
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  • "He came unto His own (Jesus) but His own received Him not.
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  • But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to be
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  • called the children of God." So you see, not only as Christians
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  • but as citizens of this nation... and we know that this
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  • is not quote, "a Christian nation." But I will tell you
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  • that our nation was established upon Christian principles and
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  • Bible ethics and the moment we remove God from our culture,
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  • from our country, we are lost! We will lose the liberties that
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  • we have. I still believe that the American dream can be
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  • fulfilled. And that dream includes a nation that loves
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  • God! And yet in our day we see two different visions for
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  • America; one that is secular and godless and another that is
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  • spiritual and of God. And with all the political divisions and
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  • the fighting and the infighting that's going on in this country
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  • right now, I tell you the division that I am most
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  • concerned about is that division between the secular and the
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  • spiritual. There are people who would lead America to a life
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  • without God. And a life without God is to lose our liberty
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  • forever. They say... they say no God! No God in our schools, no
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  • God in the halls of our government, no God in the
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  • cultural conversation, no God, no Bible, no Commandments, no
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  • biblical values of family and the sacredness of marriage, and
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  • the sanctity of life! No God! [Proverbs 14:34] "Sin is a
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  • reproach to any people." And the rebellion against God in our
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  • nation ultimately will take us down. You know, in the prophetic
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  • scene... scenario of the end times, America is not written in
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  • it. Of course, America was not even born when the Scriptures
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  • were given. But sometimes people wonder when you read of the Last
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  • Days, where's America in the book of Revelation? Where's
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  • America in eschatology, the End of Days. Where's America? Well,
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  • frankly America's not viewed there. Now America could be
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  • there; we don't know. But it's quite possible that the demise
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  • of America because of our secularism and godlessness would
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  • diminish the power and effectiveness and the liberty of
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  • America forever. Billy Graham once said, "If God doesn't judge
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  • America He will have to apologize to Sodom and Gomorah."
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  • The same is true with Israel, God judged Israel for their sin
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  • and rebellion. Do you not think that God will not judge us if
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  • we, like Israel in times past, plunge into disobedience?
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  • Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord!
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  • [Music]
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  • From the
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  • origin of life to capitol punishment, same-sex
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  • relationships and much much more, culture's views often
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  • differ drastically from what the Bible says about truth. And it
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  • is critical that Christians be able to engage our culture
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  • appropriately over such divisive cultural issues like abortion,
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  • even alcohol and to do it with wisdom, love and grace. I want
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  • to help you do that by sending you my book, "Culture Wise."
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  • Tackling seven hotly-debated topics "Culture Wise" will equip
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  • you to think and speak biblically about the issues that
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  • we're facing today. My prayer is that as you grow confident in
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  • God's truth that you will grow in your compassion towards
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  • people who so desperately need to know Jesus and to hear God's
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  • reach more people around the world with the message of Jesus.
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  • So not only do we share a spiritual legacy and a national
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  • history, but one final thing quickly... we share an eternal
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  • destiny with the Jewish people. Because if you know your Bible
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  • you know that the Bible speaks of the End of Days and the
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  • Jewish Armageddon... the world Armageddon that will take place
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  • in the land of Israel. I've stood at Armageddon and looked
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  • out over what Napoleon called the world's greatest
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  • battlefield. There will be a great battlefield, according to
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  • Revelation, at the end of time, a great battle, and all those
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  • that oppose the kingdom of God and even the Jewish people at
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  • that time will be slaughtered in that battle. But here's the
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  • thing, none of that could have happened apart from this rebirth
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  • of Israel in 1948. If you want to know when are the End of
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  • Days... if you ask, "What are the Last Days? Are we in them?"
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  • There are signs. Jesus spoke of the signs of the times: wars and
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  • rumors of wars and the moral collapse of our culture, and all
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  • the rest. But did you know there is a super sign in the Scripture
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  • that signals the final hours of history? And you know what the
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  • super sign is? The restoration of Israel to their land. Jesus
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  • once said when this happens this generation... this generation of
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  • people, speaking of the Jews... geneas. It doesn't
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  • mean a timeframe, but the geneas... the generation of
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  • people will not pass away. In other words they'll never leave
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  • the land. It's never going to happen again. They're never
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  • going to be dispersed again. Israel is in the land for keeps.
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  • And what we have today is setting in motion the final
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  • hours of history. There is no other sign that needs to be
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  • fulfilled. This is the big one! This is the super-duper sign!
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  • The restoration of Israel! You say, "How do you know that?"
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  • Alright, Scripture is always our authority. In Zechariah chapter
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  • 12 we're going to put it on the screen for you. Zachariah
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  • chapter 12, verse 2: "Behold, I'm about to make Jerusalem a
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  • cup of staggering to all the surrounding people. The siege
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  • against Jerusalem will also be against Judah." Have you ever
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  • wondered why there's so much attention on Jerusalem? I mean,
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  • greater than New York and London and Bejing and all the great
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  • capitols of the world... Here's Jerusalem. And verse 3 says: "On
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  • that day I will make Jerusalem a heavy stone for all the peoples.
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  • All who lift it will surely hurt themselves." All who oppose
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  • Israel will hurt themselves. "And all the nations of the
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  • earth will gather against it." And then look down in verses 9
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  • and 10 of Zachariah 12: "And on that day I will seek to destroy
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  • all the nations that come against Jerusalem. And I will
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  • pour out on the house of David (that's Israel) and the
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  • inhabitants of Jerusalem a spirit of grace and pleas for
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  • mercy." The Apostle Paul said in Romans chapter 11 that many on
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  • that day when Christ returns to establish His kingdom, many
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  • Jewish people will believe and receive the Messiah. So that,
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  • when they look on me (Jesus), on him whom they pierced (Jesus),
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  • they shall mourn for him, as one mourns for an only child, and
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  • weep bitterly over him, as one weeps over a firstborn." And
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  • then chapter 13, Zechariah, verse 1: "On that day there
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  • shall be a fountain opened for the house of David and the
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  • inhabitants of Jerusalem, to cleanse them from sin and
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  • uncleanness." "There is a fountain filled with blood drawn
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  • from Immanuel's veins; and sinners plunged beneath that
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  • flood lose all their guilty stains." And the prophetic
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  • destiny of Israel as well as the prophetic destiny of the world
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  • all revolves around Jesus, the hope of the world, the hope of
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  • Israel, the hope of America. And when Jesus comes back guess
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  • where He's coming? To Jerusalem! The historical, eternal capitol.
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  • I'm so glad that President Trump determined to move our American
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  • embassy to its rightful place in the capitol city, Jerusalem.
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  • Yes! [applause] Acts 1:11 says, "This same Jesus which went up
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  • from you into heaven will come again in the same way that you
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  • have seen Him go." Where did He go? Up into heaven. Where did He
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  • ascend? From the Mount of Olives! Where will He descend?
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  • On the Mount of Olives! We wonder, what's the world coming
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  • to? What's America coming to? America... the world is coming
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  • to Jesus because Jesus is coming to this world! And He is our
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  • King! He is our Savior! [applause] And our
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  • destiny as a people is with Him. And prophecies fulfilled... All
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  • the prophecies that are intertwined with both Gentiles
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  • and Jews. Nations... among nations, but the Jewish nation
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  • right in the center of it. We sang the National Anthem
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  • earlier. Did you know we have a national hymn? What's the
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  • national hymn? What's the national hymn? My Country Tis of
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  • Thee, sung through the connection to our British
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  • friends to the tune of God Save the Queen. But one of the verses
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  • says this: Our fathers' God to Thee, Author of liberty, To Thee
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  • we sing. Long may our land be bright With freedom's holy
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  • light, Protect us by Thy might, Great God our King. Whoever said
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  • that America does not have a King? We have a King! We have a
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  • King! We have a King! [applause] And His name is Jesus! King of
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  • kings and Lord of lords! And He's coming for His people!
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  • Praise His holy name.
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  • [Music]
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  • This week, we here in America
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  • celebrate our 243rd birthday and we reflect on our blessings. And
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  • it's clear that God's hand of blessing has been upon this
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  • nation, we are so grateful for the land, the life, the love and
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  • the liberty that God has given us. And as we've learned today,
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  • the primary reason for this blessing is because of this
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  • country's support of Israel and because we were founded upon and
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  • have elected officials who have governed based on Christian
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  • principles. But unfortunately, both of those reasons are in
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  • jeopardy today. There are some politicians and government
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  • officials who are trying to undermine our commitment to
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  • Israel and it seems our nation is getting further and further
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  • from the principles that made us great. Our society holds
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  • different values than we do as believers and followers of Jesus
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  • and it seems harder and harder to stand up for Christ in a
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  • world that is increasingly standing against Him. The truth
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  • is, our society no longer aligns with Christian values and it can
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  • be really challenging to share a biblical perspective with
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  • friends or family on certain topics. But as a believer you
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  • are called, we are called as Christians to speak biblical
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  • truth, God's word, in love, on every issue. And that's why I
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