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Historic moment

But with mixed feelings. I rejoice that an African-American can be our president. I appreciate his youth, vision, and oratory. But is our new president more inexperienced, more liberal, than we know? Was this election more about just getting change and getting rid of everything that reminded us of the past president? Is it more about pumping ourselves up as Americans?

This reminds me of John F. Kennedy's election, which I remember as a little boy. Today is indeed a new day, and we'll see what changes will come, for good or ill.

T. S. Eliot once wrote cynically, "An election is coming. Universal peace is declared and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry." I am not that cynical but I am reminded of Daniel 4:34-35...

At the end of the days I, Nebuchadnezzar, lifted my eyes to heaven, and my reason returned to me, and I blessed the Most High, and praised and honored him who lives forever, for his dominion is an everlasting dominion, and his kingdom endures from generation to generation; all the inhabitants of the earth are accounted as nothing, and he does according to his will among the host of heaven and among the inhabitants of the earth; and none can stay his hand or say to him, "What have you done?"

Finally, this was sent to me, and a good reminder...

Top 10 Predictions No Matter Who Wins the Election

1. The Bible will still have all the answers.
2. Prayer will still work.
3. The Holy Spirit will still move.
4. God will still inhabit the praises of His people.
5. There will still be God-anointed preaching.
6. There will still be singing of praise to God.
7. God will still pour out blessings upon His people.
8. There will still be room at the Cross.
9. Jesus will still love you.
10. Jesus will still save the lost when they come to Him.

(And God approves this message...)




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