Summary: What does a Godly Nation look like?
I. We need a godly Nation (v.12-15)
- "It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible."
George Washington (1st President of the United States) [Attributed -- Walker P. Whitman, A Christian History of the American Republic: A Textbook for Secondary Schools, (Boston: Green Leaf Press, 1939,1948),42.; Henry Halley, Halley's Bible Handbook (Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1927, 1965), p.18; Gary DeMar, America's Christian History: The Untold Story (Atlanta, GA: American Vision, Publishers, Inc., 1993), p.58.]
II. Put our trust in God not Nations or Armies ( v.16-17)
III. God’s blessings come after we put our trust in Him (v. 18-20)
IV. Our hope and rest is only found in Him (v. 21-22)
- Some trust in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the LORD our God. Psalm 20:7