"Dear Dr. Clingman,
Blessings on your work for the Int. Church Counsel Project.
It is essential to statists, those who believe there is no higher authority than the state, that those who serve the state think in step with the state religion.
Religion and politics are the two topics to be avoided in “polite company”. Why? – Because as a man’s heart is, so are his politics and so is his religion. These two unveil the hearts of men.
By guest blogger:
Thomas W. Jacobson
Executive Director, Global Life Campaign
WISDOM FOR NATIONS: BLOG 5
22 October 2013
I understand the Bible to teach that Jesus Christ inserted into planet earth the Kingdom of God
(Mark 1:14-15; Acts 20:25; 28:31; Colossians 1:13; Revelation 1:9, etc.).
This blog post is my response to a friend’s email.
This blog post is some interaction with an astute friend regarding the current validity of God’s Law (the Ten Commandments and the accompanying case laws).
“But the king shall rejoice in God;
Everyone who swears by Him shall glory;
But the mouth of those who speak lies shall be stopped.”
They cry out, “We can’t have religion in our government schools (AKA public schools)!” But truly the United States school system is
THE ESTABLISHED STATE RELIGION.
“When I read Deuteronomy 6:6-8, I see God exhorting parents and all who teach children to consider every moment that we are with children as teachable moments.