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NO One Has Done More To Splinter The Modern Traditional Christian Church Than President Obama...
No One Has done More To Splinter The Modern Traditional Christian Church Than President Obama…
Almost four years ago, when Senator Obama ran for President and the passion for his candidacy was white hot… I sat with my brother in my sister’s home witnessing and discussing what Senator Obama was doing to the church we attend. There were spirited debates in my church among many of the members on certain hot button moral social issues held by Senator Obama… that were diametrically opposed to many of the Traditional Bible teachings - it was then too that my brother and I surmised and extrapolated that our Senator from Illinois was doing the same splintering to other churches in these United states.
Many of those same social issues that many Traditional Christians railed against were excused because of the epochal import of having the first African American running and winning the Presidency; it did not matter that President Obama embraced and supported abortion rights and a spate of other issues anathema to Traditional Christian principles. One thing I can say then about Senator Obama, he did not hide his position on many of these issues, which made it more so disheartening because many Traditional Christians were privy to such information and still cast their votes for him.
Many of us basically sold out our Christian principles for racial pride – just imagine that Jesus was preaching the Gospel and someone else was preaching what was tantamount to Apostasy… it would have been like my supporting the Apostate Gospel because the conveyor was Black and refusing Jesus’ Gospel because He is Jewish. That is what happened during Senator Obama’s run for President and it is still happening during his run for a second term. I recalled my church Bishop placing the various positions Senator Obama held on the church’s walls/boards and having these papers on the President positions forcefully ripped off said walls/boards… then and now, the message was clear whereby the tenets of the Bible should give way to racial pride – in the same vein, it is why Kwanzaa is replacing Christmas in many of our social settings and I suspect in some Black churches… Kwanzaa will soon be given equal footing with Christmas.
I have learned not to mention President Obama even when he supports and helps to enact laws that are against Traditional Christian Principles. I have sat and explained to some in my church and even showed them the proof and many would say that what I showed them was fabricated, yet, in the past they would have taken my counsel if it were about President Bush. Long time ago, I wrote that if one reads his or her Bible… he or she can peep for whom to vote for because no candidate’s race or ethnicity takes precedence over the Word of God. Another marked barometer to know where one stands… on the moral issues is to look at that candidate’s support in Hollywood – almost everything the Traditional Bible stands for is apposed by Hollywood, yet overwhelmingly, the vainglorious supports President Obama. There is wisdom in the tried and true saying beware of the company you keep; Traditional Christians must look at the company our President keeps… and the groups who vote for him, even though he winks at his supporters and tell us tales like how he does not believe in abortion or gay marriage.
In our Bible, 2 Corinthians 11:14… we are told that Satan will appear as an angel of light and, also, that in the Book of Matthew 22: 24, we also told that Satan will be so convincing that if God did not shorten the time… that even Christians themselves would succumb. President Obama is only flesh and blood, and, yet, he has influenced… many of us to compromise our Traditional Christian beliefs for racial pride.