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Messages From Trinity Green Trails

One Nation Under God?

July 28, 2019 Series: One Nation Under God?

Passage: Jeremiah 31:33–31:34, Matthew 22:15–22:22, 2 Corinthians 5:20

From time to time believers will speak up and declare that America is a “Christian Nation.” They insist the founding fathers sought to instill Christian values and beliefs in the foundation of our nation. They seek to defend the posting of the Ten Commandments in courtrooms and the praying of Christian prayers to begin sessions of Congress. They believe through legislation and laws they can compel behavior pleasing to God.

But the Bible teaches God’s ultimate plan is not to use external force to restrain evil and bring about holy living...