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3 Core Post-Election Issues for the Church

Interestingly, it is a United States Senator, Rand Paul, from Kentucky, who publicly acknowledged, “I think our problems, though, are worse and deeper and more profound than just political leaders can correct. I think we really are in a spiritual crisis as a country. And we need a reawakening. We need a revival.” Jim Daley, president of Focus on the Family, asserts, “I believe the coming days, weeks and months could very well be one of the modern-day Church’s finest hours. This is no time to name call; there is no place for pettiness as we begin to count the consequences of the 2012 campaign. Instead, this is a time to rise and reprioritize. It is time to reach out to every person in every corner of this country and in doing so, strive to reflect Christ’s heart to a very hurting world by our words and actions.” The Apostle Paul’s letter of encouragement to Roman believers is applicable to America in 2012, I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit (Romans 15:13 NLT).