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On Voting Trump or Hillary

On Voting Trump or Hillary

2 Chronicles 7:14 tells us:

“If my people, who are called by my name…

can get the really bad sinners to turn from their wicked ways, then I will heal their land.”

No, that isn’t it.

Maybe it’s:

… will rally and get the right candidate elected, then I will heal their land.”

No…

Maybe:

… will be vocal enough to get those sinful Supreme Court rulings overturned, then I will heal their land.”

No… I couldn’t find any of those. 

Instead, I found this...

I Can't Get No Satisfaction

I Can't Get No Satisfaction

In his quest for meaning and wisdom, contentment even, King Solomon comes to this conclusion:  “What I have seen to be good and fitting is to eat and drink and find enjoyment in the toil with which one toils under the sun the few days of his life that God has given him, for this is his lot.”

Enjoyment in the toil – this is our lot. 

But …

The song says, “I can’t get no satisfaction.”  He tries and tries and tries, but still the singer can’t get none.  I feel that.

The New York Times is convincing me that soon I will have to vote for either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton

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Even as a kid, my favorite movie was Back to the Future. Not because of time travel. That was cool, but I loved that Marty McFly went back to the year 1955. I loved the idea of living in the 50’s. Mantle and Maris were playing for the Yankees, and Elvis was redefining music. There were street corner soda shops, proms in high school gymnasiums, old cars, (which to everyone else were new cars), and people said hello when you passed them on the street. 1955 was perfect to me. Now that I’m older, I watch the movie differently...