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Forty Years in the Wilderness

G-Pa Chaz Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 8:07 AM
Hang in there Marvin! I too get discouraged, but then I have to take a step back and look at the little picture. By doing whatever I can to defend the unborn, I am answering God’s call. What can be better than that? Even if I don’t see any immediate results, there is a joy in doing the Lord’s will.

Abraham Lincoln, deeply troubled by four years of Civil War bloodletting, gave a great second inaugural address in 1865. By then Lincoln saw slavery as a terrible stench in God’s nostrils, so he mused about why God was taking so long to blow it away with His mighty breath.

Lincoln’s words: “If God wills that [the war] continue until all the wealth piled by the bondsman’s 250 years of unrequited toil shall be sunk, and until every drop of blood drawn with the lash shall be paid by another drawn with the sword, as was said three thousand years ago,...