Yesterday, President Barack Obama spoke in Minneapolis, MN and decided to invoke the name of God to support his contention that we all should have government mandated and managed health insurance forced upon us. Fundamentally, I disagree, Moreover, I have major problems with him invoking God in any way to support his socialist cause. The passage where he mentioned God follows:

In the last 12 months alone, 6 million more Americans lost their health insurance — 6 million more. Today, we received more disturbing news. A new report from the Treasury Department found that nearly half of all Americans under 65 will lose their health coverage at some point over the next 10 years. Think about that. (Boos.) More than one-third will go without coverage for longer than one year. We’ve got to do something. (Applause.) We’ve got to do something because it can happen to anyone. There but for the grace of God go I. It could happen to anyone. ((

Mr. President, nice of you say it is the grace of God that gives us health insurance and by implication, it would be the grace of God that gives us a government mandated health plan, as if your health plan were somehow equal to the grace of God.

No Mr. President, you do greatly err, the grace of God brings salvation of the soul, not a cheap, two-bit, government mandated “health plan,” as it is written:

For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, . . .(Titus 2:11)

The LORD rebuke you, Barack Obama.

The LORD rebuke you, Barack Obama.
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  • 11 Oct 2009 at 22:41

    Technically, anything we receive outside of hell is God’s grace.
    Having said that, everything that Obama stands for would seem to indicate that he has not experienced God’s grace in a personal relationship with the Lord through Jesus Christ.
    The allusion to God’s grace is rather vague, and there is no biblical ground upon which to base a socialist political agenda. (Biblical principles run contrary to such an agenda.)
    We can only pray that President Obama may truly come to know God’s grace.
    Ephesians 1:3-14

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