Righteousness Exalts A Nation

Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a reproach to any people. Prov 14:34
When I was young I learned and recited such patriotic writings and songs like the Preamble to the Constitution, America (My Country Tis of Thee), The Gettysburg Address, The Star Spangled Banner, and the Pledge of Allegiance.
Though I may have recited these things, they remained mostly meaningless to me. Continue reading