for all Occasions, Needs, and Intentions
to those who call evil good."
of my visitors to this religious site sent me the following. I found it to
be quite interesting and offer it for your consideration. Read the words
and then dwell on comments...makes you think, doesn't it?
Minister Joe Wright was asked to open the new session of the Kansas
Senate, everyone was expecting the usual generalities, but this is what
"Heavenly Father," we come before you today to ask your
forgiveness and to
seek your direction and guidance. We know Your Word says, "Woe to
those who call evil good," but that is exactly what we have done.
We have lost our spiritual equilibrium and reversed our values.
We have ridiculed the absolute truth of Your Word and called it Pluralism.
We have exploited the poor and called it the lottery.
We have rewarded laziness and called it welfare.
We have killed our unborn and called it choice.
We have shot abortionists and called it justifiable.
We have neglected to discipline our children and called it building
We have abused power and called it politics.
We have coveted our neighbor's possessions and called it ambition.
We have polluted the air with profanity and pornography and called it
freedom of expression.
We have ridiculed the time-honored values of our forefathers and called it
Search us, O God, and know our hearts today; cleanse us from every sin and
set us free.
Guide and bless these men and women who have been sent to direct us
to the center of Your will and to openly ask these things in the name
of Your Son, the living Savior, Jesus Christ. Amen!"