By Dennis G. Hurst
Hurst presents a historical past of the start of the US, from its seventeenth-century colonies according to spiritual freedom to the progressive War’s attractive influence at the global and to the Constitutional Convention’s leading edge principles. Hurst exhibits how religion in God guided the Founders in the course of each step of the method and compares and contrasts this heritage with the current nation of yank tradition. moreover, he appears on the destructive results of Islam at the usa and the way it has led to a decisive, polarizing impact on ideologies at the present time.
yet Hurst doesn’t cease with mere observation and old scholarship. in its place, he bargains a blueprint for the way God-loving americans start a revival of their state. This incorporates a go back to personality, management, and integrity, plus a gradual specialise in Christ.
real believers have been this country’s founders; precise believers have been its sustainers; and real believers might be its rescuers, even an the USA at the Cusp of God’s Grace!
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America on the Cusp of God’s Grace: The Biblical Connection to the Stars and Stripes by Dennis G. Hurst