The View From 1776

Coming Back To God

Anyone who has studied the Bible’s Old Testament knows what happens to a people who forget God and come to believe pridefully in their self-sufficiency.  The United States has long since reached that dangerous point.

Jeff Lukens’s essay should have been posted before the Glenn Beck rally in D.C.  But its message is just as relevant now as before the rally.

Restoring Honor: A New American Awakening?
By Jeff Lukens

If anything good can be said about the progressive left controlling our government, it’s that their astonishingly brazen and heavy-handed tactics may have aroused the American people into a new spiritual awakening. With basic liberties under assault, we are seeing a revival of values that have been dormant for a long time.

Every great moment in this country, when real progress is made, there was a spiritual awakening. The Restoring Honor Rally in Washington D.C. on August 28 may be the one of those moments. The rally