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    When a Nation No Longer Can Blush

    Updated: December 16, 2019 at 12:19 am EST  See Comments

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    The reasons a nation can no longer blush begins, strangely enough, in the pulpits of the land.  It begins when men of God begin to value money and things more than they do truth and intimate fellowship with God through the Holy Spirit. 

     God makes an interesting statement as He is reproving His people through the prophet Jeremiah.  In Jeremiah 6:15 God says that although His people should have been ashamed of their actions and choices, “They did not even know how to blush.”  Now for too many in our culture, the whole concept of blushing at certain behaviors is a long-lost memory, but I actually can remember early in my walk with God when He restored to me the ability to blush.  Let’s take a brief look at God’s lament – and maybe try ourselves to recover from Him an ability to blush once again.

             The reason a nation can no longer blush begins, strangely enough, in the pulpits of the land.  It begins when men of God begin to value money and things more than they do truth and intimate fellowship with God through the Holy Spirit. 

    “For from the least of them even to the greatest of them, Everyone is greedy for gain, And from the prophet even to the priest Everyone deals falsely.” 

    What begins as false motives for men of God quickly degenerates into a false message to the people.  They no longer can honestly preach about sin, because they are excusing it in their own

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