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Calling Christians to Biblical Christianity. Christians must have discernment in all areas of life in this end time of deception, realizing also that American leadership of both political parties are leading us into the New World Order of the coming antichrist. Do not be conformed to this world. Rom. 12:2. Expose the deeds of darkness. Eph. 5:11. "He that is not zealous against error, is not likely to be zealous for truth." J.C. Ryle ----- [NEW AND IMPROVED BLOG UNDER CONSTRUCTION] 

April 07, 2016

12:15 AM - America 1956 vs. America 2016

One of the greatest blessings God gave me was having lived in America before it went to hell. Some people say the good old days were not really that good. I say compared to now they were great overall. There was just enough technology to make life easier and enjoyable but not so much as to enslave people.

There was the A-bomb scare and school evacuation drills but that was the worst and it wasn't on our minds all the time. The Bible and prayer was in public schools and nobody complained. Back then kids were kids and we had fun. And most of it was spent outdoors even into the nights in summer. Precious memories how they linger.

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Is America a better place today than it was back in 1956? Of course many Americans living right now couldn't even imagine a world without cell phones, Facebook or cable television, but was life really so bad back then? 60 years ago, families would actually spend time on their front porches and people would actually have dinner with their neighbors. 60 years ago, cars were still cars, football was still football and it still meant something to be an American. In our country today, it is considered odd to greet someone as they are walking down the street, and if someone tries to be helpful it is usually because they want something from you. But things were very different in the middle of the last century. Men aspired to be gentlemen and women aspired to be ladies, and nobody had ever heard of "bling", "sexting" or "twerking". Of course life was far from perfect, but people actually had standards and they tried to live up to them.

So how did it all go so wrong?

Could it be possible that life in America peaked back then and we have been in decline ever since?

Before you answer, I want to share with you a list of comparisons between life in America in 1956 and life in America in 2016…

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