Restoring American Exceptionalism


Posted: Sep 17, 2022 12:01 AM

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We’ve all heard the phrase “American exceptionalism.” But what does it mean anymore?

Our nation feels a long way from exceptional in 2022. Once a bastion of liberty and virtue with a reverence for our Creator, we’ve drifted toward contradictory ideals of governmental overreach, wokeness, and acceptance of radical beliefs to the exclusion of our precious history as a Christian nation. Our children and grandchildren are growing up in a vastly different America than we grew up in.

A lot of damage has certainly been done, especially in the last two years under this administration. Our southern border is wide open for anyone to come in unvetted, our enemies are wreaking havoc all over the globe, and our own fragile economy is teetering on the brink. How did we get here? Slowly and insidiously. It didn’t start with Drag Queen story time for small children or Democrat-run cities being plagued with epidemic proportions of violence and drug abuse. It started

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