The Bible refers to the promised land of the Israelites in the Old Testament as the land of milk and honey. The phrase milk and honey makes me think of a nation of plenty. A nation with many resources and a country that is blessed by God.
Then all of these descriptions make me think of the United States of America. I believe our great nation has been greatly blessed by God over the years.
But are we still a blessed and favored nation today? Watch the news tonight or read the newspaper to see. How many times do you hear about a parent killing their own children in our country? (In the past month, we've had a couple of fathers in this area that have been accused of killing their own kids - right here in the good ole Ozarks!)
Look at all the murders, thefts, gang ...>> full